Basic Site Details

Name: School, Walker Road
Town, district or village: Torry
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of J A O Allan additions: 5,280.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Walker Road Infants' 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 1Walker RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 211 April 1895 Plans approved 
Item 2 of 2After 1900Before 1912Addition 


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 5Alexander EllisArchitectA1895  
Item 2 of 5Ellis & WilsonArchitectural practiceA1895  
Item 3 of 5Robert Gordon Wilson (senior)ArchitectA1895  
Item 4 of 5Alexander Robert MeldrumArchitectBAfter 1900Before 1912Additions - as assistant to Allan
Item 5 of 5John Alexander Ogg AllanArchitectBAfter 1900Before 1912Additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp301

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen City Archives (Copy in Public Library)Aberdeen Plans Committee Minutes Plans passed 11 april 1895
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Alexander Ogg Allan: L v23 no1837 & F v22 no1574 (microfilm reel 13); Alexander Robert Meldrum: L v25 no 2030