Basic Site Details

Name: Abercorn School
Town, district or village: Paisley
City or county: Renfrewshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
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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 1Renfrew RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21900  Plans dated
Item 2 of 21939 Design exhibitedAnnexe

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 2John HutchisonArchitect 1900  
Item 2 of 2George Arthur BoswellArchitect 1939 Annexe

Clients

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

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Glasgow Contemporaries1901Glasgow Contemporaries at the Dawn of the Twentieth Century   
Item 2 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1939   75
Item 3 of 3Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p22

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register45579 
Item 2 of 2Renfrewshire CouncilPaisley Dean of Guild Records Plans dated 1900