Basic Site Details

Name: Paisley Board School
Town, district or village: Paisley
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Competition assessed by John Gordon. Cost: £10,000.

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 11891  Competition design


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 5Thomas Lennox WatsonArchitect 1891(?) Won competition
Item 2 of 5Clarke & Bell and R A BrydenArchitectural practiceA1891 Third premiated competition design (£15 premium)
Item 3 of 5Robert Alexander BrydenArchitectA1891 Third premiated competition design (£15 premium)
Item 4 of 5Boucher & HigginsArchitectural practiceB1891 Second premiated competition design (£25 premium) - Higgins responsible
Item 5 of 5Henry HigginsArchitectB1891 Second premiated competition design (£25 premium)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder4 April 1891LX p274