Basic Site Details

Name: College of Education
Town, district or village: Falkirk
City or county: Stirlingshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Civic Trust commendation 1967

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Callendar Park  
Item 2 of 2Callendar Park College of Education  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 414 February 1964 * Scheme acceptedDean of Guild Court grant permission to Scottish Council for the Training of Teachers to carry out plans for 400,000 college
Item 2 of 41967  Received Civic Trust commendation for industrialised buildings.
Item 3 of 4Before 1967 Build/constructionTo be built using MK5 industrialised building system, developed by Medway
Item 4 of 41970s Alterations and additionsUnspecified work

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 2Alexander Buchanan CampbellArchitectABefore 1967  
Item 2 of 2Alexander Buchanan CampbellArchitectB1970s Further work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder14 February 1964  p368
Item 2 of 3Builder6 March 1964  p523
Item 3 of 3Building24 February 1967  p108

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Gifts and depositsGD 171/15/30/7 
Item 2 of 2NMRSA Buchanan Campbell Collection Hand list of drawings