Basic Site Details

Name: Loanhead Primary School
Town, district or village: Kilmarnock
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: The memorial stone of the Loanhead (Kilmarnock) Board School, which is to be erected at a cost of about 15,000 was laid on Saturday by Mr Carnegie. The school has been designed by Mr R S Ingham of King Street, Kilmarnock and accommodation is provided for 1,000 scholars. [British Architect 4 September 1903 Page 181]

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 1Loanhead StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21903 Foundation stoneLaid by Andrew Carnegie
Item 2 of 21905 Opened 

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 2Robert Samson IngramArchitectA19021904 
Item 2 of 2W & R S IngramArchitectural practiceA19021904 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp430
Item 2 of 2Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp112

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect4 September 1903  p181 - foundation stone

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register48755