Basic Site Details

Name: Ellon School
Town, district or village: Ellon
City or county: Aberdeenshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: See also school by McAndrew. Pirie design to cost 2500 - for 352 pupils. Design included male and female teachers' houses.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1School  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 230 September 187430 September 1874Journal reference 
Item 2 of 2c. 1874(?)  Competition design by Pirie


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 2James MatthewsArchitect 1874  
Item 2 of 2John Bridgeford PirieArchitect c. 1874 Put forward design - apparently while an apprentice with Matthews? Or was this a later school?


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Aberdeen Journal30 September 1874   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSJ B Pirie Collection Second blue box - no C, 6-9 (Presentation drawings)