Basic Site Details

Name: Bathgate Academy
Town, district or village: Bathgate
City or county: West Lothian
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Teaching Development Centre  

Building Type Classification

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

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Bathgate Academy, Marjoribanks StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51824  Design only
Item 2 of 518311833Construction 
Item 3 of 530 December 1831 Foundation stone 
Item 4 of 51 November 1832  Elevation of entrance front (part of survey?)
Item 5 of 51907  Additions

People

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 8Thomas Brown IArchitect 1824 Design only
Item 2 of 8R & R DicksonArchitectural practiceC18311833Original building - won competition to secure job
Item 3 of 8Richard DicksonArchitectC18311833Original building - won competition to secure job
Item 4 of 8Robert DicksonArchitectC18311833Original building - won competition to secure job
Item 5 of 8William NotmanArchitectB1833 Elevation of entrance front - possibly by Notman
Item 6 of 8George Washington BrowneArchitectA1907 Additions
Item 7 of 8John More Dick PeddieArchitectA1907 Additions
Item 8 of 8Peddie & Washington BrowneArchitectural practiceA1907 Additions

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Bathgate Academy, Chemistry Laboratory 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Davidson, Thomas1933Bathgate Academy 1833-1933  p20-21

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Caledonian Mercury31 December 1831   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 1/1038 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDick Peddie and McKay Collection DPM 1900/42/1
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSNotman Collection Drawings Roll 51c