Basic Site Details

Name: Fraserburgh Academy
Town, district or village: Fraserburgh
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: New 1909 school cost 7215

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 1Finlayson StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4Before 1872  Original building, said to have had spirelet in two colours
Item 2 of 41903 Competition designs submitted 
Item 3 of 419081909 Rebuilt
Item 4 of 4June 1909 Opened 

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 6D & J R McMillanArchitectural practiceA19081909Rebuilding - won competition
Item 2 of 6Duncan McMillanArchitectA19081909Rebuilding - won competition
Item 3 of 6John Ross McMillanArchitectA1908(?)1909Rebuilding - won competition
Item 4 of 6Gall & HayArchitectural practiceB1926 Annexe (ten classrooms plus gymnasium), plus additions and alterations to existing premises
Item 5 of 6George Morrison HayArchitectB1926 Annexe (ten classrooms plus gymnasium), plus additions and alterations to existing premises
Item 6 of 6Robert Robb GallArchitectB1926 Annexe (ten classrooms plus gymnasium), plus additions and alterations to existing premises

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Walker, David W and Woodworth, Matthew2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire North and Moray Yale University Pressp202

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder29 June 1928CXXXIV Obituary of Duncan McMillan

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Robert Robb Gall: F no2425 (microfilm reel 34); George Morrison Hay: F no2540 (box 8); James Souttar: F v13 p3 (microfiche 117/D1)