Basic Site Details

Name: Forss School and schoolhouse
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Parish: Thurso
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2School  
Item 2 of 2Schoolhouse  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1900c. 1939 Drawings dated: plans sections and elevations of school and new portable classroom
Item 2 of 2c. 1900  New schoolhouse


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 6Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)ArchitectAc. 19001931New school?
Item 2 of 6Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)ArchitectCc. 1900 New schoolhouse
Item 3 of 6James Constable LeedArchitectBc. 19301939New portable classroom etc.
Item 4 of 6Hugh Sinclair MacdonaldArchitectBc. 19311939New portable classroom etc.
Item 5 of 6Sinclair Macdonald & SonArchitectural practiceBc. 19311939New portable classroom etc.
Item 6 of 6Archibald James BaxterArchitectBc. 19351939New portable classroom etc.


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1North Highland ArchivesSinclair MacDonald Collection SM 1900/11/1; SM 1900/50/1