Basic Site Details

Name: Edinburgh Academy, Western Classrooms
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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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 1Henderson RowYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218921893  
Item 2 of 21950s or 1960s Alterations and additionsLink between Western classrooms and old Mathematics block at NW of forecourt

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 7David MacGibbonArchitectA18921893 
Item 2 of 7MacGibbon & RossArchitectural practiceA18921893 
Item 3 of 7Thomas RossArchitectA18921893 
Item 4 of 7(Professor) George Alexander Macnab (misspelt McNab)ArchitectC1950s or 1960s Link between Western classrooms and old Mathematics block at NW of forecourt
Item 5 of 7Alan ReiachArchitectC1950s or 1960s * Link between Western classrooms and old Mathematics block at NW of forecourt
Item 6 of 7Alan Reiach & Partners C1950s or 1960s Link between Western classrooms and old Mathematics block at NW of forecourt
Item 7 of 7James Stuart RentonArchitectC1950s or 1960s Link between Western classrooms and old Mathematics block at NW of forecourt

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 Ltdp418

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh City ArchivesEdinburgh Dean of Guild Drawings dated 7 July 1892 and 13 July 1893