Basic Site Details

Name: St Crispin's Special School
Town, district or village: West Mains
City or county: Edinburgh, Midlothian
Country: Scotland
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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 1Watertoun Road  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 224 April 1959 Scheme acceptedplans approved; est. cost 52,571 per Builder p795
Item 2 of 21963 Build/construction 

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 3(Professor Sir) James Duncan Dunbar-NasmithArchitectA1963  
Item 2 of 3Graham Couper LawArchitectA1963  
Item 3 of 3Law & Dunbar-Nasmith A1963  

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 3Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp486
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder24 April 1959  p795