Basic Site Details

Name: Broughton Higher Grade School
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: NB Wilson's obituary gives the date as 1893.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Broughton Primary SchoolYes 
Item 2 of 2Broughton Road 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 2Broughton RoadYes 
Item 2 of 2154, McDonald RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 118941897 Also extension to McDonald Road 1902 by Carfrae

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 6John Alexander CarfraeArchitectA1897 Carfrae as chief assistant in Wilson's office and latterly on own account as School Board Architect
Item 2 of 6Robert WilsonArchitectA1897 Principally by Carfrae as chief assistant in Wilson's office
Item 3 of 6John Alexander CarfraeArchitectB1902 Addition to McDonald Road - as School Board Architect
Item 4 of 6John Stuart SymeArchitectB1902 Addition to McDonald Road - as chief assistant to John Alexander Carfrae, School Board Architect
Item 5 of 6John Thomas GalletlyArchitectB1902 Addition to McDonald Road - as principal assistant to John Alexander Carfrae, School Board Architect
Item 6 of 6Victor James de SpiganoviczArchitectB1902 Addition to McDonald Road - as assistant to John Alexander Carfrae, School Board Architect

Clients

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

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp645

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Builder29 December 1894LXVII  
Item 2 of 4Builder5 December 1896LXXI  
Item 3 of 4Builder13 January 1901LXXX  
Item 4 of 4Builder9 August 1902LXXXIII  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register30041 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Alexander Carfrae: L v10 no564 (microfilm reel 32); John Thomas Galletly: L v17 no1276; Victor James de Spiganovicz: L v20 no1597; John Stuart Syme: L v13 no858