Basic Site Details

Name: Buccleuch Memorial and Science and Art School
Town, district or village: Hawick
City or county: Roxburghshire
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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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 1North Bridge StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3c. 1882 Competition designs submitted 
Item 2 of 31886 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 3After 1900(?)  Additions? Alterations?


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 4James Pearson Alison  1880s Probably entered competition
Item 2 of 4John Russell Walker D1882 Competition designs - not successful
Item 3 of 4James Graham Fairley  1886  
Item 4 of 4John Guthrie  c. 1886 Responsible for the design


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RSA1886   859

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Hawick MuseumPlans  
Item 2 of 4National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans RHP42431-42432 (J Russell Walker designs)
Item 3 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Copies - RXD 289/1--5
Item 4 of 4Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Research by Douglas Scott