Basic Site Details

Name: Board School
Town, district or village: Maryhill?
City or county: Glasgow?
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Listed as 'Board School, Mar___' in T L Watson's FRIBA papers - probably Maryhill.

See also Gairbraid Public School - in Maryhill, also by T L Watson, but listed as 1898-9 in Williamson, Riches & Higgs.

Disused. Improvements in security since previous visit and evidence of recent site investigation work in S playground (29/6/10). Modern extension destroyed by fire 7/10/09. (Hamilton)

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Maryhill 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 12A, Viewmount Drive  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218811883  
Item 2 of 21896  Proposed addition - not executed


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 Lennox WatsonArchitect 18811883 
Item 2 of 2Thomas Lennox WatsonArchitectB1896 Proposed addition


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Hamilton, Sarah L2010Glasgow's School Board Heritage: the Challenges of Conservation MSc Dissertation in Architectural Conservation  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register50893 
Item 2 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Thomas Lennox Watson: F v7 p83, microfiche 98/E7
Item 3 of 3Strathclyde Regional ArchivesGlasgow Dean of Guild  Dean of Guild Drawings, 1/5135 (1896) & 1915/227 (1915).