Basic Site Details

Name: Anderson Memorial School
Town, district or village: Gilmerton
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Notes: This new school was to be erected on the site of the Anderson Female School. With accommodation for 400 pupils, it comprised eight classrooms, cookery room, laundry room, manual instruction room and central hall. Cost 6,129.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Gilmerton Board SchoolYes 

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 1Gilmerton RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119121913  

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 1James Inch MorrisonArchitect 19121913 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Liberton School Board 

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 Ltdp582

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News11 April 1913  p529