Basic Site Details

Name: Craigroyston High School
Town, district or village: Craigroyston
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Craigroyston Secondary School  

Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 6 1978Alterations and additionsFurther alterations an addtions up to 1978.
Item 2 of 6 1978Alterations and additionsFurther additions
Item 3 of 619591960Build/construction 
Item 4 of 66 February 1959 Scheme accepted'Education Committee approved plans...for 360,000 sec. sch. at Craigroyston.' per Builder p297
Item 5 of 614 August 1959 Proposed'new secondary school...Est. cost 500,000.' per Builder p39
Item 6 of 61972 AdditionFurther work

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 15James Robertson LaidlawArchitectC1959Before December 1960Worked as assistant to Mottram on the school.
Item 2 of 15A H Mottram & SonArchitectural practiceC6 February 1959 as architect per Builder p297. The practice title chencged in 1960 to Mottram Patrick & Dalgleish - but this reference predates the change.
Item 3 of 15James Allan Hugh Mottram (or James A H Mottram)ArchitectC6 February 1959 as architect per Builder p297. The practice title chencged in 1960 to Mottram Patrick & Dalgleish - but this reference predates the change.
Item 4 of 15Thomas Edward PatrickArchitectC6 February 1959 as architect per Builder p297. The practice title chencged in 1960 to Mottram Patrick & Dalgleish - but this reference predates the change.
Item 5 of 15Andrew Martin DalgleishArchitectA1960  
Item 6 of 15James Allan Hugh Mottram (or James A H Mottram)ArchitectA1960  
Item 7 of 15Mottram, Patrick & DalgleishArchitectural practiceA1960  
Item 8 of 15Thomas Edward PatrickArchitectA1960  
Item 9 of 15Andrew Martin DalgleishArchitectB1972 Additions
Item 10 of 15James Allan Hugh Mottram (or James A H Mottram)ArchitectB1972 Additions
Item 11 of 15Mottram, Patrick & DalgleishArchitectural practiceB1972 Additions
Item 12 of 15Andrew Martin DalgleishArchitectDAfter 19721979Alterations
Item 13 of 15Mottram Patrick PartnershipArchitectural practiceDAfter 19721978Further additions
Item 14 of 15Ronald DrylieArchitectDAfter 19721979Additions
Item 15 of 15Thomas Edward PatrickArchitectDAfter 1972Before 1979 

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh Corporation 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 4Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp132
Item 2 of 4Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp625
Item 3 of 4RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 4 of 4RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder6 February 1959  p297
Item 2 of 2Builder14 August 1959  p39