Basic Site Details

Name: Alloa Academy, Claremont
Town, district or village: Alloa
City or county: Clackmannanshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Alloa Academy  

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 330 January 1953 * Scheme acceptedPlans for new academy, est. cost 200,000, accepted by Education Committee
Item 2 of 319581959Build/construction 
Item 3 of 319861990Alterations and additionsNew N front and extension added

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 4Ian Alexander MoodieArchitect 30 January 1953 * New academy. It is not clear what happened to this scheme. 'Buildings of Scotland' gives W H Henry, County Architect, as being responsible.
Item 2 of 4William Higgins HenryArchitectA19581959As County Architect (gives this job in Nomination Paper for Fellowship)
Item 3 of 4Central Regional Council Department of Architectural Services D19861990New N front and extension added - with G M Crossan as Director of Architectural Services
Item 4 of 4Gerald Mulholland CrossanArchitectD19861990New N front and extension added - with G M Crossan as Director of Architectural Services

* earliest date known from documented sources.


References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp140

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder30 January 1953  p216

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers F no 5747 (Combined box 98)