Basic Site Details

Name: Inverness High School
Town, district or village: Inverness
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Inverness AcademyYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Montague Row (off)Yes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 41932  Competition held
Item 2 of 424 May 1932  Closing date for competition entries
Item 3 of 41934   
Item 4 of 4c. 1934(?)  Undated drawings - perhaps competition drawing- 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 10George ReidArchitectA1932 Won competition and secured job
Item 2 of 10James Smith ForbesArchitectA1932 Won competition and secured job
Item 3 of 10Reid & ForbesArchitectural practiceA1932 Won competition and secured job
Item 4 of 10Alan George MacNaughtanArchitectC1932 Placed second in competition
Item 5 of 10Arthur & MacNaughtanArchitectural practiceC1932 Placed second in competition
Item 6 of 10John ArthurArchitectC1932 Placed second in competition
Item 7 of 10George Bruce ScotlandArchitectD1932 Placed third in competition
Item 8 of 10John Scotland & SonArchitectural practiceD1932 Placed third in competition
Item 9 of 10George Legat MartinArchitectBc. 1934 Maybe Herbert Dunn involved too?
Item 10 of 10J B Dunn & MartinArchitectural practiceBc. 1934 Maybe Herbert Dunn involved too?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp194

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1934JAn-Jun p268
Item 2 of 2RIBA JournalBetween 1931 and 1932XXXIXLondon: Royal Institute of British Architectspp411, 772

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register35314 
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDunn and Findlay Collection IND/294/1-7
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers George Reid: F no5107 (combined box 57)