Basic Site Details

Name: St Francis RC Primary School
Town, district or village: Craigmillar
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost: 30,000.

B of S attributes this to Ebenezer James MacRae, but this appears to be erroneous, unless he collaborated with T Aikman Swan.

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Niddrie Mains RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11937   


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 2Thomas Aikman SwanArchitect 19361937(?) 
Item 2 of 2Ebenezer James MacRaeArchitect 1937 Attribution in B of S - but this is an error


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp543 - attributes to E J MacRae
Item 2 of 2RSA1936   727 - T A Swan design exhibited

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Thomas Aikman Swan: F no3673 (box 27)