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Edinburgh Police Box : Architecture

Scottish Tardis – design by EJ MacRae, City Architect for the Capital

Police Box – Tardis

The influence for the Tardis in Doctor Who

Doctor Who Tardis
photograph © Adrian Welch oct 2006 with lumix camera

Designed by E.J. MacRae, City Council Architect in 1930s.

Examples of these police boxes can be seen around town from a coffee shop on Rose Street to the Royal Mile and as far out as Craigmillar.

More info on this Edinburgh institution is very welcome please!

Scottish Parliament

Omni Edinburgh
Omni Edinburgh
picture © Adrian Welch

Donaldsons College
Donaldsons College
photo © Andrew Lee

Princes Exchange
Princes Exchange
image © Adrian Welch

Edinburgh College of Art
Edinburgh College of Art
image © Adrian Welch

The Dome Edinburgh
The Dome Edinburgh
image © Adrian Welch

Gladstone’s Land
Gladstone's Land
photo © Adrian Welch

Lady Stair’s House
Lady Stair's House
photo © Adrian Welch

Edinburgh hospital building – New Royal Infirmary

Comments / photos for the Edinburgh Police Box Architecture page welcome