Basic Site Details

Name: Stranraer Academy and Stranraer High School
Town, district or village: Stranraer
City or county: Wigtownshire
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
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Notes: These are linked by a gymnasium and swimming pool. Converted into single comprehensive school.

Alternative Names

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

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 1McMasters Road  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 319621965Build/construction 
Item 2 of 31967 Alterations and additionsConversion of schools to single comprehensive school and addition of games hall.
Item 3 of 31995 AdditionLarge addition

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 5Robert McMillan CliveArchitectA19621965As Wigtown County Architect
Item 2 of 5Wigtownshire County CouncilArchitectural practiceA19621965With Clive as County Architect
Item 3 of 5Robert McMillan CliveArchitectB1967 Conversion of schools to single comprehensive school and addition of games hall.
Item 4 of 5Wigtownshire County CouncilArchitectural practiceB1967 Conversion of schools to single comprehensive school and addition of games hall.
Item 5 of 5Dumfries and Galloway Regional Council Property ServicesArchitectural Department (New Towns etc)C1995 Large addition

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p533