Basic Site Details

Name: Higher Grade Secondary School
Town, district or village: Duns
City or county: Berwickshire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

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

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 2After 1894Before 1900  
Item 2 of 219101911 Additions


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 8Clarke & Bell and R A Bryden AAfter 1894Before 1900 
Item 2 of 8George Bell II AAfter 1894Before 1900 
Item 3 of 8Robert Alexander Bryden AAfter 1894Before 1900 
Item 4 of 8Robert Whitelaw Caldwell AAfter 1894Before 1900As assistant to Clarke & Bell and R A Bryden
Item 5 of 8Andrew Francis Stewart Bryden B19101911Additions
Item 6 of 8Andrew Robertson B19101911Additions - may also have done further work on this
Item 7 of 8Bryden & Robertson B19101911Additions
Item 8 of 8John Bothwell Steel B19101911Additions - as head draughtsman to Bryden & Robertson


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Cruft, Kitty, Dunbar, John and Fawcett, Richard2006Borders (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp232

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal12 November 1932 London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp27

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 Andrew Francis Stewart Bryden: L v16 no1152; Robert Whitelaw Caldwell: L v23 no1873