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Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    OLD GAOL; BRIDEWELL; EDINBURGH PRISON; H.M.PRISON
  • Canmore ID
    116652
  • Site type
    JAIL, PRISON
  • Parish
    EDINBURGH (EDINBURGH, CITY OF)
  • Council
    MIDLOTHIAN
  • NGR
    NT 2617 7401
  • Latitude, longitude
    55.953421N, 3.183935W
  • Archeological notes
    N/A
  • Architectural notes
    The jail was demolished c.1935. This site is now occupied by St Andrew's House see NT27SE 245.00. INFORMATION FROM CATALOGUE SLIP Architects 1791 - Robert Adam 1791 - John Baxter, designs not executed James Wardrop, Glasgow - plan of new bridewell, not executed 1815 - Archibald Elliot Thomas Brown - debtor's jail 1881 - W B Collinson - reconstruction NMRS REFERENCE National Archive of Scotland: Opening a communication to the new Jail by building a bridge over the Low Calton Receipt for payment of proportion of 3rd assessment. 1821 GD/152/215/Bundle24/1 James Playfair wishes a design 1790 GD151/11/32 Lorimer Collection: Proposed buildings for the site of Calton Jail. /1: Insc: 'Proposed buildings for the Calton Jail Site. 3 designs for front elevations of classical buildings. Preliminary sketch. Pencil on tracing. n/s d: 3.7.1929 /2: Insc: 'Propsed buildings for Calton Jail site'. Block plan showing old buildings and old levels in pencil, and positions and plans of new buildings superimposed in red crayon. Scale 1/2":10' n/s n/d 3/7/1929 EXTERNAL REFERENCE: Edinburgh Room, Central Library, Edinburgh Edinburgh. Bridewell. Design (unexecuted), 1791 (Edinburgh Evening Courant, Dec 1, 1791)

Related material information

DIGITAL IMAGES

  • 1298217 ()
    Engraving showing general view of Edinburgh Titled: 'Edinburgh from the Calton Hill'; 'Jail, Tron Ch, High Ch,North Bridge, Victoria Hall, Castle, Scotts Mont, St John's Ch, St George's Ch, St Andrew's Ch'. Insc: 'Published by D R Sutherland 95 South Bridge & Caldwell & Co. Waterloo Place, Edinr' 'Drawn & Engd by R S Michie, Edinr'.
  • 1298208 ()
    Engraving showing general view of Edinburgh Castle, North Bridge and CaltonJail from East. Inscribed: 'Drawn by J. Ewbank Engraved by W.H. Lizars.
  • 1228541 (1830)
    Edinburgh, engraving of front view of Jail, gateway & surrounding walls from Calton Hill. Titled 'The New Jail from Calton Hill, Edinburgh. Drawn by Tho. H. Shepherd. Engraved by W. Tombleson.'
  • 1228020 (1829)
    Edinburgh, engraving of front of the New Bridewell from Calton Hill. Titled: 'The new Bridewell, Salisbury Crags and Arthur's Seat from the Calton Hill, Edinburgh. Drawn by Tho. H. Shepherd. Engraved by W. Tombleson. Published May 16 1829 by Jones & Co. Temple of the Muses, Finsbury Square, London.'
  • 1228019 (1829)
    Edinburgh,engraving of the east end of the Bridewell, the Jail & Governor's House. Titled 'East end of the Bridewell and jail and jail Governor's house, Edinburgh. Drawn by Tho. H. Shepherd. Engraved by W. Tombleson. Published April 25, 1829 by Jones & Co. Temple of the Muses,Finsbury Square, London.'

SCANNED IMAGES

  • 736767 (1829)
    View of east end of prison and Governor's house. Titled: 'East end of the Bridewell, and Jail Governor's house, Edinburgh.'
  • 736543 (1829)
    View of jail, looking south east. Titled: 'The New Bridewell, Salisbury Crags, and Arthur's Seat from Calton Hill, Edinburgh.'
  • 116652 (1850)
    Edinburgh, general. Photographic copy of view from South West. Oil.
  • 1306800 (1794)
    General elevation of Court House and Bridewell and plan of the general form of the building. Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Black and white view of the jail from Calton Hill, with the castle in the background. DIGITAL IMAGE ONLY
  • 116652 (1882)
    View of the men who built the extension to Calton Jail. DIGITAL IMAGE ONLY
  • 116652 ()
    Engraving, view from North West. Digital image of EDD/251/60 P.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Calton Jail. Plan of proposed reconstruction. Digital image of EDD/251/4 P.
  • 1315444 (30/5/1929)
    Calton Jail, Regent Road, Edinburgh. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing north-west. This image has been produced from a print.
  • 1268690 (12/8/1947)
    Edinburgh, general view, showing Waverley Station and Calton Hill. Oblique aerial photograph taken facing west.
  • 1100773 (1900)
    View of entrance wall
  • 1240744 (1900)
    East front of Calton Jail, Edinburgh.
  • 1223109 (1880)
    General view looking West
  • 1120460 (1892)
    View of Calton Hill and Calton Jail, Edinburgh looking over railway tracks and coal wagons at the eastern entrance to Waverley Station.
  • 116652 (1850)
    NMRS Survey of Private Collections. View of the Calton Jail looking to Arthur's Seat. Copied from an original plate by Thomas Begbie taken in c.1860.

PRINT ROOM

  • 116652 (1830)
    Edinburgh, engraving of front view of Jail, gateway & surrounding walls from Calton Hill. Titled 'The New Jail from Calton Hill, Edinburgh. Drawn by Tho. H. Shepherd. Engraved by W. Tombleson.'
  • 116652 (1829)
    Edinburgh, engraving of front of the New Bridewell from Calton Hill. Titled 'The new Bridewell, Salisbury Crags and Arthur's Seat from the Calton Hill, Edinburgh. Drawn by Tho. H. Shepherd. Engraved by W. Tombleson. Published May 16 1829 by Jones & Co. Temple of the Muses, Finsbury Square, London.'
  • 116652 (1829)
    Edinburgh,engraving of the east end of the Bridewell, the Jail & Governor's House. Titled 'East end of the Bridewell and jail and jail Governor's house, Edinburgh. Drawn by Tho. H. Shepherd. Engraved by W. Tombleson. Published April 25, 1829 by Jones & Co. Temple of the Muses,Finsbury Square, London.'
  • 116652 (1802)
    Engraving of Jail & Bridewell from north west.
  • 116652 (1986)
    Engraving by TH Shepherd 1829 of view of Edinburgh from Calton Hill with Jail on left foreground.
  • 116652 (1900)
    Engraving of Bridewell & Waterloo Place seen from Calton Hill.
  • 116652 (1820)
    Opposite page 152 Vignette of old prison buildings. Insc.: 'Bridewell & Prison.'
  • 116652 (1829)
    Opposite page 44 View of jail, looking south east. Insc.: 'The New Bridewell, Salisbury Crags, and Arthur's Seat from Calton Hill, Edinburgh.'
  • 116652 (1829)
    Opposite page 44 View of Jail, looking south west. Insc.: 'The New Jail from Calton Hill, Edinburgh.'
  • 116652 (1829)
    Opposite page 59 View of east end of prison and Governor's house. Insc.: 'East end of the Bridewell, and Jail Governor's house, Edinburgh.'
  • 116652 (1868)
    Page 1 Engraving of Edinburgh from Calton Hill, with the Debtors' Prison, the Bridewell and the Jail in the foreground. Insc.: 'Edinburgh from the Calton Hill, looking South West'.
  • 116652 ()
    Engraving showing general view of Edinburgh Castle, North Bridge and CaltonJail from East. Inscribed: 'Drawn by J. Ewbank Engraved by W.H. Lizars.
  • 116652 ()
    Engraving showing general view of Edinburgh Titled: 'Edinburgh from the Calton Hill'; 'Jail, Tron Ch, High Ch,North Bridge, Victoria Hall, Castle, Scotts Mont, St John's Ch, St George's Ch, St Andrew's Ch'. Insc: 'Published by D R Sutherland 95 South Bridge & Caldwell & Co. Waterloo Place, Edinr' 'Drawn & Engd by R S Michie, Edinr'.
  • 116652 ()
    Engraved view. Titled: 'View in Edinburgh from St Anton's Well (From a drawing by the late Mr Kemp, Architect of the Scott Monument)' Insc: 'Published by J.L.Smith, 1, Antiuga Street.'
  • 116652 (1880)
    Historic photographic view of Old Town with Calton Jail in foreground, inscribed: 'Old Town, Edinburgh, from Calton Hill. 6827. G.W.W.'
  • 116652 (1890)
    Historic photographic view from Holyrood Park looking towards Calton Hill showing Holyrood Palace and Abbey, Calton Hill, Regent Street.
  • 116652 (1880)
    General view of Edinburgh with Old Calton Jail in the foreground. Inscr; 'EDINBURGH, FROM CALTON HILL.'
  • 116652 ()
    "Royal Observatory Buildings on the Carlton Hill" General view of Calton Hill area from South West The following words are imprinted on top of print, 'AND CORRESPONDING MEMBER OF THE ACADEMY OF SCIENCE IN MUNICH AND FALERMO, PROFESSOR OF PRACTICAL ASTRONOMY IN THE UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH, AND HER MAJESTY'S ASTRONOMER FOR SCOTLAND'
  • 116652 (1/1/1898)
    Calton Jail Newscutting from The Builder showing general view including Calton Jail Titled: 'General view of Edinburgh, from the Calton Hill'
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Jail Govenor's House & C., from North back of Canongate.
  • 116652 ()
    View of Calton Jail and Calton Hill Insc: "View of the NEW JAILS Calton Hill. Dedicated by permission to Sir William Rae Bar. Sheriff of the county, by whose exertions this Plan has been matured"
  • 116652 (24/4/1829)
    "EAST END OF THE BRIDEWELL, AND JAIL GOVERNOR'S HOUSE, EDINBURGH"
  • 116652 (1790)
    "PART OF THE CALTON HILL &c., from the back of Shakspeare Square"
  • 116652 ()
    View of prison with horse and cart in foreground.
  • 116652 ()
    Engraved view showing Church on original site Insc. "College Church Jail, Governors House, Bridewell, Nelson's Monument, &c. Drawn by J Ewbank Engraved by W H Lizars"
  • 116652 (1850)
    Edinburgh Page 68/3 Lithograph showing view of Edinburgh looking East including Calton Hill Old Jail, Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street ALBUM NO 6: ARCHIBALD CRAIG SCRAPBOOKS VOLUME 3

PHOTOGRAPHS

  • 116652 (1903)
    View from Calton Hill towards Princes Street, Edinburgh
  • 116652 (1880)
    View of Calton Jail from the Calton Hill, Edinburgh.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of design fora bridewll by John baxter. Reproduced in, "The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. N M R S 1941-1991: National Monuments Record of Scotland jubilee: a guide to the collections", 1991, p26
  • 116652 (1848)
    Copy of a photograph of the Calton Gaol, from the Kinnear Calotype Album, c.1848, page 54.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of historical sketch showing general view of Calton Jail with Old Trinity Church in the foreground.
  • 116652 ()
  • 116652 ()
  • 116652 (1850)
    Edinburgh, general. Photographic copy of view from South West. Oil.
  • 116652 ()
    Lock up house, Edinburgh. Section elevation and plans. Signed: W.B. Collinson.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of Jail Govenor's House & C., from North back of Canongate.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of engraving Jail Govenor's House & C., from North back of Canongate.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Detail of view of Edinburgh from Calton Hill. Photographic copy of oil painting.
  • 116652 (1850)
    Edinburgh, general. Photographic copy of view from South West. Oil.
  • 116652 ()
    View of Canongate Churchyard from South, showing also Calton Hill
  • 116652 (1880)
    General view looking West
  • 116652 ()
    'Calton Jail and Nelson Monument from Jeffrey Street'
  • 116652 ()
    View of Calton Hill from South West
  • 116652 (1827)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of an engraved view from Calton Hill looking along Princes Street. Illustration from around the edges of a 1827 plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of view of Jail and Governor's House with castle in background. Signed: 'WS'
  • 116652 (1955)
    View of Governer's House
  • 116652 ()
    Copy of engraving
  • 116652 ()
    Engraved view of Prisons, Calton Hill.
  • 116652 ()
    Calton Jail and Governor's House from Market Street
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of engraving, view from North West. Sepia aquatint.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of general plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of plan of ground floor.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of plan
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of general roof plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of section.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of floor plan
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of floor plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of South elevation.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of North elevation.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of floor plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of second floor plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of plan of the sunk passages from the Bridewell to different yards, showing the stairs from the storey above
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of roof plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of South elevation.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of half section, from East to West showing front of lodges for the invisible inspection (other half EDD/251/43)
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of half section, from East to West showing front of lodges for the invisible inspection (other half EDD/251/44)
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of half section, from East to West (other half EDD/251/41)
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of half section, from East to West (other half EDD/251/42)
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of section.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of half of section (other half EDD/251/38)
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of half of section (other half EDD/251/39)
  • 116652 ()
    Chapel. Photographic copy of elevations
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of elevation, showing front of circular courts.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of North elevation, showing front of circular courts.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of section through the New Bridewell.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of section through the New Bridewell.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of elevation of North front.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of elevation of North front.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of section from South to North throught the Lodge at the gate, the Governor's House, the inspection room, chapel, cells etc.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of general plan and elevation of porch.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of elevation and plan of porter's lodge.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of general plan and elevation on line A-B.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of general elevation of Court House and Bridewell and plan of the general form of the building Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of one half of the 1st floor plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of one half of the 2nd & 3rd floor plans.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of elevation of one of the courts, workhouses and centre block. One half of plan of upper floor and roof
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of ground floor plan, North and South wings
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of section on line EF. Ground plan showing sunk storey
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of first floor plan and elevation.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of elevation and plan of chapel floor.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of plans of 4th and 5th floors.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of elevation and plan showing addition of workhouses.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of elevation of two sides showing workhouses converted into cells
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of elevation.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of general plan of design.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of ground floor plan, showing alterations.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of ground floor plan.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of 2nd, 3rd and attic floor plans.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of ground plan of proposed debtor's jail
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of 2nd floor plan of proposed debtor's jail.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of 3rd floor plan of proposed debtor's jail.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of South elevation of the proposed debtor's jail.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of sketch of gibbet to be erected for execution.
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of sketch of gibbet to be erected for execution. Shows the position of body
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of plan for Scaffold for execution.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of plan of gibbet for execution on 11th March 1889.
  • 116652 (1881)
    Edinburgh, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of plan of proposed reconstruction.
  • 116652 ()
    Calton Hill, Calton Jail
  • 116652 ()
    View from Canongate Churchyard
  • 116652 ()
    Site after demolition
  • 116652 ()
    VIew of Jail and Castle from Calton Hill
  • 116652 ()
    Trinity College Church, Calton Hill & Jail
  • 116652 ()
    Photographic copy of town council publication "Reconstruction of Edinburgh Prison according to plan shown to the Town Council and approved by the Secretary of State" Photograph insc:"Edinburgh from Calton Hill"
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. View Govenor's House
  • 116652 (1983)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. View of jail and Governer's House.
  • 116652 (1983)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. View of jail and Govener's House.
  • 116652 (1827)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of an engraved view from a map of 1828 'Bridewell Jail & Castle from Calton Hill'.
  • 116652 (1902)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton prison and churchyard. General view of Regent Road and Calton Hill.
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh Baths and Calton Jail. Engraved plans of the Edinburgh Baths, floor plans of principal floor and second floor and explanatory text. Engraved plan and elevation of proposed prison, insc: 'Plan of the Ground Floor of the intended Prison and Bridewell' Size: 9 x 13". Signed: 'J.Brown Deliniavit'
  • 116652 ()
    Edinburgh, Shakespeare Square, Theatre Royal (Old). Photograph of engraved plan of Edinburgh surrounded by Vignettes, inscr; 'HAMILTON'S PLAN of the CITY OF EDINBURGH and its VICINITY 1827', surrounded by 18 perspective views, insc. (from top left) "Heriot's Hospital from the Castle Hill. Castle Barracks from the Canal. Edinburgh from Arthur's Seat. Castle and Royal Institution. St George's Church, Charlotte Square. St Andrew's Church, George Street. North Bridge and Nelson's Monument. St Paul's Church, York Place. St Mary's Church, Bellevue. Theatre Royal from the High Terrace. Register House and Waterloo Place. Edinburgh from Calton Hill. Royal High School, Calton Hill. Bridewell, Jail and Castle from Calton Hill. Palace of Holyroodhouse. High Street from Fountain Well. University and South Bridge. Castle and Grass Market from Head of Cowgate." Copied from Naismith Edinburgh Album, F.40
  • 116652 (1832)
    Photographic copy of engraving showing general view from S. Titled: 'View in Edinburgh from "St Anton's Well" (From a drawing by the late Mr Kemp, Architect of the Scott Monument)'. Published J L Smith, 1 Antigua Street.
  • 116652 (1970)
    Photographic copy of an early photograph of a view of the Old Calton Goal looking S
  • 116652 (1970)
    Photographic copy of an early print of a view of the old Calton goal and Princes Street looking W
  • 116652 (1970)
    Photographic copy of an old print of the Calton Gaol looking NE
  • 116652 (1970)
    View looking W of the Governors House at old Calton Gaol, Regent Road.
  • 116652 (1970)
    View of the old Governors House looking N located on the site of the Old Calton Gaol on Regent Road,
  • 116652 (1970)
    Photographic copy of an early print looking to SE of the Calton Goal to Salisbury Crags.
  • 116652 (1984)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy drawing/etching.
  • 116652 (1983)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Photographic copy of final sketch plans.
  • 116652 (1986)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Two views - one by daylight and one showing the effect given by floodlights.
  • 116652 (1985)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. Detail of floodlighting.
  • 116652 (1985)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. View of skeletal frame of pitched roof.
  • 116652 (1983)
    Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Jail. General view of exterior.
  • 116652 (1900)
    View of entrance wall
  • 116652 (1892)
    View of Calton Hill and Calton Jail, Edinburgh looking over railway tracks and coal wagons at the eastern entrance to Waverley Station.
  • 116652 (1900)
    East front
  • 116652 (1880)
    General view looking West
  • 116652 (1850)
    NMRS Survey of Private Collections. View of the Calton Jail looking to Arthur's Seat. Copied from an original plate by Thomas Begbie taken in c.1860.
  • 116652 (1860)
    NMRS survey of Private Collections. Stereoscopic view of Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Gaol, looking northeast from the (Waverley) railway station. Copied from an original plate by Thomas Begbie taken in c.1860.
  • 116652 (1860)
    NMRS survey of Private Collections. Stereoscopic view of Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Gaol, Bridewell, looking West to Dugald Stewart Monument. Copied from an original plate by Thomas Begbie taken in c.1860.
  • 116652 (1860)
    NMRS survey of Private Collections. Stereoscopic view of Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Gaol, Bridewell, looking West to Dugald Stewart Monument. Copied from an original plate by Thomas Begbie taken in c.1860.
  • 116652 (1860)
    NMRS survey of Private Collections. Stereoscopic view of Edinburgh, Regent Road, Calton Gaol, looking northeast from the (Waverley) railway station. Copied from an original plate by Thomas Begbie taken in c.1860.

LIBRARY

  • 116652 ()
    Cutting showing view of prison. Titled: "CALTON PRISON, EDINBURGH, NOW BEING DEMOLISHED TO GIVE PLACE TO A NEW BUILDING"
  • 116652 ()
    "THE CALTON SITE - Part of the Southern retaining wall of the old Calton Jail, which has been re-pointed and given a new coping. The clearing of the site has now been nearly completed, and work on the new Government offices is expected to commence soon. On right: the Regent Road gateway, which, it is suggested, might be retained"
  • 116652 (15/11/1952)
    View of Calton Jail and Calton Hill

PRINTS AND DRAWINGS

  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 28. Calton Jail. Plan showing proposed reconstruction
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 27. Calton Jail. Gibbet. Plan of Gibbet for execution of
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 24. Calton Jail. Gibbet. Sketch for execution of 31st May 1828. Copy of DC/6173 with position of body sketched in
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 24. Calton Jail. Gibbet. Sketch for execution of 31st May 1828
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 23. Calton Jail. Debtor's jail. South elevation of proposed jail
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 22. Calton Jail. Debtor's jail. 3rd floor plan of proposed jail
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 21. Calton Jail. Debtor's jail. 2nd floor plan of proposed jail
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 20. Calton Jail. Debtor's Jail. 2nd floor plan of proposed jail
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 19. Calton Jail, Bridewell. 2nd, 3rd and attic floor plans made out by Thomas Brown Signed: 'TB'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 18. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Ground floor plan showing alterations
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 17. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Ground floor plan showing alterations
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 16. Calton Jail, Bridewell. General plan. Signed: 'James Wardrop, Glasgow'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 15. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Elevation of two sides showing work-houses converted into cells Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 14. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Elevation Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 13. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Plan and section Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 12. Calton Jail, Bridewell. 3rd and 4th floor plans Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 11. Calton Jail, Bridewell. 2nd floor plan containing chapel and elevation Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 10. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Plan of the first floor and elevation Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 9. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Ground plan and section Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 8. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Plan of the ground floor of North and South wings Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 7. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Plan of half of the roof and upper floor and elevation of one side of the Courts and centre building. Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 6. Calton Jail, Bridewell. One half of each of the 2nd and 3rd floors containing 26 cells each Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 5. Calton Jail, Bridewell. One half of the plan of the first floor containing 24 cells Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 (1794)
    Folio 1. 4. Calton Jail, Bridewell. General elevation of Court House and Bridewell and plan of the general form of the building Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 3. Calton Jail, Bridewell. Elevation, section across building and courts, and general plan Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 ()
    Folio 1. 1. Calton Jail, Bridewell. General plan and elevation of porch with Court of Committee Room. Signed: 'John Baxter'
  • 116652 (3/7/1929)
    Site plan and elevations of proposed buildings on Carlton Jail site.

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Edinburghshire, Sheet 21852
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Edinburghshire, Sheet 21877