Basic Site Details

Name: Kelso Academy
Town, district or village: Kelso
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost 50,000.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Kelso High schoolYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Bowmont StreetYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119331936  

People

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 3George ReidArchitectA19331936 
Item 2 of 3James Smith ForbesArchitectA19331936 
Item 3 of 3Reid & ForbesArchitectural practiceA19331936 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Presspp 73 & 451; pl 103
Item 2 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1943   773 (Secondary Department - design by Reid & Forbes)
Item 3 of 3Strang, Charles Alexander1994Borders and Berwick: An Illustrated Architectural Guide  p117

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder11 August 1933CXLV  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2DMW ArchiveResearch notes for 'Scottish Thirties' by Charles McKean  
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register35712