Basic Site Details

Name: St Mary's RC School
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Church and halls (former school) are B Listed

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1St Mary's RC Church hallsYes 

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 134-36, Forebank RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31860  Original school
Item 2 of 31875  Addition to girls' school
Item 3 of 31902 AdditionSingle storey link to church heightened by a second storey


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 5David MaclarenArchitectA1875 Addition to girls' school
Item 2 of 5Ireland & MaclarenArchitectural practiceA1875 Addition to girls' school
Item 3 of 5James IrelandArchitectA1875 Addition to girls' school
Item 4 of 5Robert KeithArchitect 1883 Additions - 2-storey block
Item 5 of 5Thomas Martin CapponArchitectD1902 Single storey link to church heightened by a second storey


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep230
Item 2 of 2McKean, Charles and Walker, David1993Dundee: An Illustrated Architectural GuideRevised EditionEdinburgh: RIASpp91-92

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Dundee Planning Department/NMRSDundee Approved Duplicate Plans (Originals in NMRS for dates 1867-1883; otherwise on microfilm)  
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25249