Basic Site Details

Name: Inverkeithing School
Town, district or village: Inverkeithing
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: C Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: 1911-1914 part cost 9,000

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 3Elementary School  
Item 2 of 3Primary School, Roods RoadYes 
Item 3 of 3Roods Road School  

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 1Roods RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 61874 Advertisement for tendersPlain Tudor building to north
Item 2 of 61895 Advertisement for tendersAlterations and additions
Item 3 of 61901 Advertisement for tendersAlterations and additions
Item 4 of 61905   
Item 5 of 619111914  
Item 6 of 616 January 1914 OpenedNewbuilding on same site as older school

People

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 6Andrew ScobieArchitectB1874 Plain Tudor building to north - Junior Primary school
Item 2 of 6Andrew ScobieArchitectC1895 Alterations and additions
Item 3 of 6James C SimArchitect 1901 Alterations and additions
Item 4 of 6Andrew Francis Stewart BrydenArchitectA19111914Senior Primary School
Item 5 of 6Andrew RobertsonArchitectA19111914Senior Primary School
Item 6 of 6Bryden & RobertsonArchitectural practiceA19111914Senior Primary School

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1988Fife (The Buildings of Scotland)  p250
Item 2 of 2Stephen, William1938The Story of Inverkeithing and Rosyth  p69

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 5BuilderEarly 1911C pp 654, 725
Item 2 of 5Dunfermline Journal28 February 1874   
Item 3 of 5Dunfermline Journal20 July 1895   
Item 4 of 5Dunfermline Journal12 August 1901   
Item 5 of 5Dunfermline Journal17 January 1914   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register49955 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Andrew Robertson: F no1906 (microfilm reel 16)