Basic Site Details

Name: Holy Cross Academy
Town, district or village: Leith
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Ainslie Park School Annexe This is the name given in 'Buildings of Scotland' which is presumably the name at the time of writing (early 1980s).

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 2Craighall Road East side
Item 2 of 2Ferry Road  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2Before 1914  Addition
Item 2 of 21939 Build/construction(?)new building

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 3Joseph Marr JohnstonArchitect Before 1914 Addition
Item 2 of 3Ebenezer James MacRaeArchitectB1939 new building
Item 3 of 3Edinburgh City Architect's Department (Edinburgh Corporation)Architectural practiceB1939 new building

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp602

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal13 October 1934v41London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp1069 - obituary of Joseph Marr Johnston