Tanfield House

Canonmills

Formerly Administrative Offices if Standard Life Assurance Company

Now converted to smaller offices

June 2012

Tanfield House, formerly Admin Offices of Standard Life Assurance Company

 Tanfield house with trees and commemorative stone  -  2012

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs     Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                        Photograph taken June 30, 2012

 

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    Tanfield house with trees and commemorative stone  -  2012

 

Tanfield House

Commemorative Stone

These trees were planted and the commemorative stone was laid when Standard Life created their new Administrative Offices at Tanfield, Canonmills.

The plaque on the commemorative stone reads

TANFIELD HALL

THE FIRST ASSEMBLY OF THE

FREE CHURCH OF SCOTLAND

WAS HELD HERE ON THE 18TH MAY 1845

AND IN THE SAME HALL THE

UNION OF THE SECESSION AND

RELIEF CHURCHES WAS

CONSUMMATED 15TH MAY 1845

 

 

Tanfield

Standard Life  inside Tanfield House

Edinburgh at Work

     

 

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