Basic Site Details

Name: Portobello Secondary School
Town, district or village: Portobello
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: 1550 places

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Holy Rood RC School  

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 1Duddingston Road West  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21962 Proposed 
Item 2 of 219671971Build/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 6Bamber Hall & Partners A19671971Begun when practice was Fairbrother Hall & Hedges
Item 2 of 6David Malcolm HallArchitectA19671971 
Item 3 of 6David Roland Penman A19671971 
Item 4 of 6Douglas Haig BamberArchitectA19671971 
Item 5 of 6Eric WilloxArchitectA19671971 
Item 6 of 6James Robertson LaidlawArchitectA19671971 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp557
Item 2 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

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 Bamber's paper: F no5579 (Combined Box 88)