Basic Site Details

Name: Hyvot's Bank Primary School
Town, district or village: Hyvot's Bank
City or county: Edinburgh
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: N.B. it is unclear what the relationship of this and the other 1960s building, also Hyvot's Bank Primary School, was. One extended the other? another school?

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11950s Build/construction 


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 2Edinburgh City Architect's Department (Edinburgh Corporation)Architectural practiceA1950s With Stuart Harris as project architect
Item 2 of 2Stuart Lowe HarrisArchitectA1950s Including janitor's house or houses, based on the design of his own house


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp12 reference to Hyvot's Bank primary school, built using plastic wall panels.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Alison Blamire, Harris' daughterInformation sent via DSA website Sent August 2009