Basic Site Details

Name: Darvel Board School
Town, district or village: Darvel
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Darvel Primary SchoolYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1October 1901 Competition results announced 


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 5Boucher & HigginsArchitectural practiceA1901 Won competition to secure job - Henry Edward Higgins reponsible
Item 2 of 5Henry Denison WaltonArchitectA1901 3rd premium
Item 3 of 5Henry Edward HigginsArchitectA1901 Won competition to secure job - given as winner (rather than practice) or his father
Item 4 of 5James BoucherArchitectA1901 Won competition to secure job - Henry Edward Higgins reponsible
Item 5 of 5William FraserArchitectB1901 2nd premium in competition


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp286
Item 2 of 2Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp135

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1British Architect11 October 1901  p253