Basic Site Details

Name: Leven Public School
Town, district or village: Leven
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of 1892 work: 3,000

Cost of 1908-10 reconstruction: 6,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Glenrothes and Buckhaven Technical College AnnexeYes 
Item 2 of 2Mitchell Street School  

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 1Mitchell StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318921893 Extensive additions
Item 2 of 319081909 Plans for alterations dated
Item 3 of 319101919 Extensive additions (plans dated)

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 7James Wylie HislopArchitect 18921893Additions
Item 2 of 7Andrew David HaxtonArchitectB19081909Reconstruction
Item 3 of 7Haxton & WalkerArchitectural practiceB19081909Reconstruction
Item 4 of 7William WalkerArchitectB19081909Reconstruction
Item 5 of 7Andrew David HaxtonArchitectA19101919Additions
Item 6 of 7Haxton & WalkerArchitectural practiceA19101914Additions
Item 7 of 7William WalkerArchitectA19101914Additions

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p312

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Architect17 June 1892XLVII Supplement p12
Item 2 of 4Architect and Builder's Journal29 June 18910XXXI p691
Item 3 of 4Builder CI p310
Item 4 of 4Builder XCIV p753

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHaxton & Watson Collection HW 1900/1/1-2, 1910/8/1-7
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Andrew David Haxton: L v24 no1962; William Walker: L v26 no2132 & F no1834 (microfilm reel 15)
Item 3 of 3Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore214885