Basic Site Details

Name: North Kelvinside Secondary School
Town, district or village: North Kelvinside
City or county: Glasgow
Country: Scotland
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Notes: Information gathered from RIBA nomination papers of Andrew Robertson and Robert Whitelaw Caldwell, but dates are unclear - may be a collaboration or may be two separate schools.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1North Kelvinside Public SchoolYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31914  First block
Item 2 of 31920  Second block
Item 3 of 31965 *  Third phase, of brick and concrete banding

* earliest date known from documented sources.


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 5Clarke & Bell AAfter 1894Before 1900or Clarke & Bell & R A Bryden? - conflicting information on assistants' RIBA nomination papers
Item 2 of 5Clarke & Bell and R A Bryden AAfter 1894Before 1900or just Clarke & Bell? - conflicting information on assistants' nomination papers
Item 3 of 5George Donaldson Copland AAfter 1894Before 1898As apprentice/assistant to Clarke & Bell
Item 4 of 5Robert Whitelaw Caldwell AAfter 1894Before 1900As apprentice/assistant to Clarke & Bell & R A Bryden
Item 5 of 5Andrew Robertson BAfter 1894Before 1896As chief assistant to Clarke & Bell & R A Bryden


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 Robert Whitelaw Caldwell: L v23 no1873; George Donaldson Copland: L v16 no 1194; Andrew Robertson: F no1906 (microfilm reel 16)