Basic Site Details

Name: Craigmillar School
Town, district or village: Craigmillar
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
Grid ref:
Notes: John Maxwell mural in dining hall dating from 1934-35.

The drawing in the Dunn & Findlay collection is perhaps a later survey rather than a design for the school (dtae is too late for this). There is no name or address on the drawing so cannot be idetified at present.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Craigmillar Primary SchoolYes 

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 111, Harewood RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219321936  
Item 2 of 21939  Plans in Dunn & Findlay Collection


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 1Ebenezer James MacRaeArchitect 19321936 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Burke, Catherine, Howard, Jeremy and Cunningham, Peter2013The Decorated School: Essays on the Visual Culture of Schooling London: Black Dog Publishingp37-8
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp543

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register46973Harewood Road, Craigmillar Primary School
Item 2 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDunn and Findlay Collection EDD/908/1