Thomas Hamilton Architect

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Thomas Hamilton Architect : Architecture

Scottish Classical Architecture Practice, UK

page updated 28 Sep 2017

Thomas Hamilton – Key Projects

Thomas Hamilton Buildings, alphabetical:

Ayr Town Hall, Ayrshire, South West Scotland
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Burns Monument, Calton Hill, Edinburgh, South East Scotland
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Burns Monument
Location: Regent Road, south of Calton Hill, Edinburgh
Burns Monument Appeal launched in November 2008 to raise funds for restoration of the Burns Monument. Edinburgh World Heritage & Edinburgh City Council have pledged funds but more is required. The project cost was estimated at around £350k.

Dean Orphanage – now Dean Gallery, 73 Belford Road, Edinburgh, South East Scotland
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photo © adrian welch

George IV Bridge, Edinburgh Old Town, South East Scotland
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Royal College of Physicians, 9 Queen St, Edinburgh New Town
, South East ScotlandRoyal College of Physicians

Royal High School, Calton Hill, Edinburgh
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John Knox Statue: Doric column, Necropolis, Glasgow

Key Scottish Building by this Architect

Royal High School, Edinburgh, South East Scotland
Date: 1829
The Royal High School is one of the key Scottish examples of Enlightenment Architecture along with the National Monument behind it on Calton Hill. The Greek Doric columns are based on the Temple of Theseus, overlooking Athens. This building ceased to be a school in 1968 and was eventually purchased by the City of Edinburgh Council.
Royal High School Edinburgh

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Thomas Hamilton Architect – Practice Information

Background

(1784 – 1858)
He was born in Glasgow but based his architecture practice in Edinburgh on the other side of central Scotland. Most of his buildings were located in the Scottish capital.

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