Basic Site Details

Name: Robert Gordon's Secondary School
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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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 31930 Alteration/conversion 
Item 2 of 31953   
Item 3 of 323 October 1959 Proposedscheme to modernise and extend, incl. demolition of four classrooms, construction of a four-storey building w/ 2 science labs, a science lecture room, a new technical subjects department and a new art department per Builder p508


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 6David Polson Hall A1930 Alterations
Item 2 of 6Robert Leslie Rollo A1930 Alterations
Item 3 of 6Rollo & Hall A1930 Alterations
Item 4 of 6David John Alexander Ross B1953  
Item 5 of 6John Alexander Ogg Allan B1953  
Item 6 of 6Joseph Anderson Allan B1953  


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Robert Gordon's College, Aberdeen 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architect and Building News1930Jan-June p183
Item 2 of 2Builder23 October 1959  'College Appeal for 100,000' p508

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Robert Gordon's University ArchiveCollection of plans, manuscripts etc Information per Jim Fiddes