Fonds ED/BA1 - Balfron High School

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Reference code

GB 224 ED/BA1

Title

Balfron High School

Date(s)

  • 2002 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

0.01 linear metres; 2 pamphlets

Context area

Name of creator

(c. 1890 -)

Administrative history

Balfron High School grew out of the old Parish School of Balfron. In 1919, the school became an intermediate, or "Higher Grade" school, and additional building was constructed. In 1925, it was upgraded to a full six-year secondary school and the name changed to Balfron High School. For 125 years, the main school buildings were situated on a rather restricted site between Cotton Street and Roman Road. In August 2001, a new building was completed.

Archival history

The records of Balfron High School were acquired through an internal transfer in 2015.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Stirling Council

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Scope and content

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 224 practices.

Accruals

None expected.

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The arrangement of this material reflects the order in which it has been used and received.

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Conditions governing access

Stirling Council Archives abides by the provisions of Data Protection and Freedom of Information legislation as it applies to public bodies in Scotland, therefore, access to some material may be restricted.

Conditions governing reproduction

Application for permission to quote and to publish images must be sent to the Council Archivist.

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Rules and/or conventions used

ISAD(G), 2nd ed. International Council on Archives

Status

Final

Level of detail

Full

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Archivist's note

Created by Neil Dickson, Assistant Archivist

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