Basic Site Details

Name: Clermiston Primary School
Town, district or village: Clermiston
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: It is possible that the Builder is actually referring to Drumbrae School as the dates for Clermiston appear to be 1954-1957.

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 1Parkgrove Place  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219541957Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21 February 1957 Plans prepared, construction not yet begun'plans prepared' per Builder p252


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 3Edinburgh City Architect's Department (Edinburgh Corporation)Architectural practiceA19541957 
Item 2 of 3Stuart Lowe HarrisArchitectB19541957 
Item 3 of 3Alexander SteeleArchitect 1 February 1957 Builder p252


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp526

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder1 February 1957  p252

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Alison Blamire, Harris' daughterInformation sent via DSA website Sent August 2009