Basic Site Details

Name: Eastern School
Town, district or village: Broughty Ferry
City or county: Dundee
Country: Scotland
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Notes: 'One of a series of new schools built between 1905 and 1913, this five storeyed Board School was erected in 1911. It was designed by Langlands, assisted by William Gillespie Lamond and James H Langlands Junior as draughtsman. The building incorporates steel floor-joists'. RCAHMS (1992). Dundee on Record, p43

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 12, WhinnybraeYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119111912  


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 3James Hendry Langlands (junior)ArchitectA19111912As draughtsman
Item 2 of 3James Hendry Langlands (senior)ArchitectA19111912 
Item 3 of 3William Gillespie LamondArchitectA19111912As draughtsman


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


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee Yalep395
Item 2 of 2RCAHMS1992Dundee on Record RCAHMSDrawing of front facade by D M Walker (1955) p44

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architectural ReviewApril 1958CXXIII pp269-71

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Dundee Planning DepartmentBroughty Ferry Approved Duplicate Plans Book 6, pp153-164
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register25887