Basic Site Details

Name: St Joseph's College and Boarding House
Town, district or village: Dumfries
City or county: Dumfriesshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Sutherland Dickie & Copland may have made further alterations in 1970s but this has not yet been established for certain.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1College  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Craigs RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51907   
Item 2 of 519571960Addition3-storey brick extension
Item 3 of 520 December 1957 Scheme accepted'Extensions to St. Joseph's College, to include assembly hall, four laboratories, dormitories and music rooms, approved by the Dean of Guild Court. Est. cost ₤110,000.' per Builder p1112
Item 4 of 5Early 1970s Build/constructionSports pavilion
Item 5 of 51981 AdditionW extension


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 7Charles Ernest HayArchitect 1907  
Item 2 of 7John Sutherland B195719603 storey extension
Item 3 of 7John Alexander CoplandArchitectDEarly 1970s Sports pavilion
Item 4 of 7John Sutherland DEarly 1970s Sports Pavilion
Item 5 of 7Sutherland Dickie & CoplandArchitectural practiceDEarly 1970s Sports Pavilion
Item 6 of 7William Henry Dickie DEarly 1970s Sports Pavilion
Item 7 of 7Dumfries and Galloway Regional Council Property ServicesArchitectural Department (New Towns etc)C1981 W extension

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1St Joseph's College Chapel 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p271
Item 2 of 3RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1980Directory of Practices 1980   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder20 December 1957  p1112

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register26144