Basic Site Details

Name: Torphichen Street Board School
Town, district or village: Bathgate
City or county: West Lothian
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 4Balbardie Primary SchoolYes 
Item 2 of 4Bathgate Public School  
Item 3 of 4New Senior SchoolYes 
Item 4 of 4'Big Public'  

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 1Senior School, Torphichen StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11905 Opened 


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 1James Graham FairleyArchitectA19041905 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Academy Architecture1910 part 1 p21
Item 2 of 5McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p98
Item 3 of 5Royal Academy exhibitors    1910, no 1468
Item 4 of 5Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1915   622
Item 5 of 5RSA1910   361

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Ian HossackInformation via 'Contact Us' on website Sent April 2013 and December 2015