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TITLE
Plan of Tongue School, Sutherland
EXTERNAL ID
GB232_DG_7_5_2_2
PLACENAME
Tongue
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Tongue
DATE OF IMAGE
1875
PERIOD
1870s
CREATOR
William Joass
SOURCE
Highland Archive Centre
ASSET ID
8265
KEYWORDS
architecture
plans
buildings
schools
zoomable

This plan of Tongue School in Sutherland was drawn by the Dingwall architect William C Joass in December 1875. The plan shows desks and bench seating screwed to the floor and specifies the type of inkwells to be used

Plans for new buildings or alterations to existing ones had to be submitted to the Dean of Guild court for approval. A guild was a group of merchants who were influential citizens in the burgh, and their president, known as the Dean, had a role similar to that of a magistrate


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Plan of Tongue School, Sutherland

SUTHERLAND: Tongue

1870s

architecture; plans; buildings; schools; zoomable

Highland Archive Centre

Dean of Guild Plans

This plan of Tongue School in Sutherland was drawn by the Dingwall architect William C Joass in December 1875. The plan shows desks and bench seating screwed to the floor and specifies the type of inkwells to be used<br /> <br /> Plans for new buildings or alterations to existing ones had to be submitted to the Dean of Guild court for approval. A guild was a group of merchants who were influential citizens in the burgh, and their president, known as the Dean, had a role similar to that of a magistrate <br /> <br /> <br /> For further information about this item and the collection to which it belongs, please <a href="mailto: archives@highlifehighland.com">email</a> the Highland Archive Service