Basic Site Details

Name: Fortrose Academy
Town, district or village: Fortrose
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
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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 1Academy StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 531 July 1868 Journal referenceImprovements to original building
Item 2 of 525 February 1890 Journal referenceOriginal building
Item 3 of 55 June 1896 Journal referenceAdditions
Item 4 of 513 September 1904 Journal referenceAdditions
Item 5 of 51972  Additions by M Kirkwood of the County Architect's Department

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 7Donald MathesonArchitectC  Additions - date unknown
Item 2 of 7Alexander RossArchitectA1868 Improvements to earlier building
Item 3 of 7John RobertsonArchitectB1890 Original building
Item 4 of 7John RobertsonArchitectD1896 Additions
Item 5 of 7John RobertsonArchitectE1904 Additions
Item 6 of 7Martin Fraser KirkwoodArchitectG1972 Additions - working for Ross and Cromarty County Council
Item 7 of 7Ross & Cromarty County Council Architects' DepartmentArchitectural Department (New Towns etc)G1972 Additions

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp418

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5Inverness Advertiser31 July 1868   
Item 2 of 5Inverness Courier25 February 1890   
Item 3 of 5Inverness Courier5 June 1896   
Item 4 of 5Inverness Courier13 September 1904   
Item 5 of 5RIBA Journal23 February 1935v42London: Royal Institute of British ArchitectsMatheson's obituary

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register31801