Basic Site Details

Name: Woodside School
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of J A O Allan contract: 20,500.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1School  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 230 December 1874 Journal referenceJournal reference. Also 6 January 1875 alterations? completion?
Item 2 of 21901 Build/constructionNew school on part of old site


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 6William Henderson & SonArchitectural practiceA1874  
Item 2 of 6William Low HendersonArchitectA1874  
Item 3 of 6William Henderson & SonArchitectural practiceB1875 Alterations? Completion?
Item 4 of 6William Low HendersonArchitectB1875 Alterations? Completion?
Item 5 of 6Alexander Robert MeldrumArchitectC1901 New schoolof part of old site - as assistant to Ogg Allan
Item 6 of 6John Alexander Ogg AllanArchitectC1901 New school on part of old site


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp272

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen Journal4 November 1874   
Item 2 of 3Aberdeen Journal6 January 1875   
Item 3 of 3Builder16 August 1902  p154

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes 27 December 1901
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSAlbum of newscuttings on the work of Alexander Brown of Brown and Watt  
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Alexander Ogg Allan: L v23 no1837 & F v22 no1574 (microfilm reel 13; Alexander Robert Meldrum: L v25 no 2030)