Basic Site Details

Name: Bellshill Academy
Town, district or village: Bellshill
City or county: Lanarkshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Cost of modernisation and extension (1963) 300,000.
This school may be the same as one already listed in the database under a different name, but this is unclear at present.

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 3  ProposedClassrooms
Item 2 of 37 January 1955 * AdditionPlans in hand for additions
Item 3 of 31963 AdditionModernisation and extension

* 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 6William Robertson WattArchitect 1947 Classrooms
Item 2 of 6William Robertson WattArchitect 1955 * Additions
Item 3 of 6Eric Doig EllisonArchitectA1963 Modernisation and extension - as partner in charge
Item 4 of 6John Thomson KingArchitectA1963 Modernisation and extension - Eric Doig Ellison as partner in charge
Item 5 of 6King Main & EllisonArchitectural practiceA1963 Modernisation and extension - Eric Doig Ellison as partner in charge
Item 6 of 6Thomas Bell MainArchitectA1963 Modernisation and extension - Eric Doig Ellison as partner in charge

* earliest date known from documented sources.


References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder4 July 1947  p24
Item 2 of 2Builder7 January 1955  p36

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 Eric Doig Ellison: F no5911 (combined box 107)