Basic Site Details

Name: Millknowe School
Town, district or village: Campbeltown
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Millknowe School is the name given in the RSA but it became the Grammar School. Large additions by Clifford.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Grammar School  

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 1Grammar School Campbeltown, Ropework LaneYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21876 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 218991900 Additions (classrooms etc)


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 4John Murray BellArchitectA18741876Original part of school
Item 2 of 4Pilkington & BellArchitectural practiceA18741876Original part of school
Item 3 of 4Frederick Thomas PilkingtonArchitectA1876 Original part of school
Item 4 of 4Henry Edward CliffordArchitect 18991900Additions


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Campbeltown School Board 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2RSA1876   597
Item 2 of 2Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p157

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Robert GibbsInformation via 'Contact Us' on website Sent April 2011
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Henry Edward Clifford: F v17 p5 no1099 (microfilm reel 12)