Basic Site Details

Name: Townhill Primary School
Town, district or village: Dunfermline
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of extension 4,000

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 1Townhill Primary School, Chisholm StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31875   
Item 2 of 319111912 Extension
Item 3 of 3After 1975 Alterations and additions 


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 6Adam FrameArchitectB1875  
Item 2 of 6Thomas Frame & SonArchitectural practiceB1875  
Item 3 of 6David BeveridgeArchitectA19111912 
Item 4 of 6Thomas Hyslop UreArchitectA19111912Extension
Item 5 of 6Ure & BeveridgeArchitectural practiceA19111912Extension
Item 6 of 6D OliverArchitectDAfter 1975 Alterations and additions


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p191

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Architect XC p592 (obituary of Ure)
Item 2 of 5Builder XCIX p377
Item 3 of 5Dunfermline Journal30 January 1875   
Item 4 of 5Dunfermline Journal1 April 1899   
Item 5 of 5Dunfermline Journal20 August 1910   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Courtesy of Gavin McConnell May 2012Information sent to Yvonne Hillyard  
Item 2 of 3Dunfermline Burgh OfficeDunfermline Dean of Guild Folder No 871
Item 3 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register46890