Stobswell

Photographs depicting Stobswell

Model Boating, Dundee

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Model Boating, Dundee - Ref: WC3423


Alexander Wilson who took this photograph, was a supervisor in a Dundee jute mill for over 20 years. He bequeathed much of his collection and £50, to cover the costs involved, to the Free Library Committee of Dundee in 1923.

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wc3423

Baxter Park Church, Dundee

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Baxter Park Church, Dundee - Ref: WC3496


Alexander Wilson who took this photograph, was a supervisor in a Dundee jute mill for over 20 years. He bequeathed much of his collection and £50, to cover the costs involved, to the Free Library Committee of Dundee in 1923.

£8.25
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wc3496

Baxter Park Church, Dundee

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Baxter Park Church, Dundee - Ref: WC3497


Alexander Wilson who took this photograph, was a supervisor in a Dundee jute mill for over 20 years. He bequeathed much of his collection and £50, to cover the costs involved, to the Free Library Committee of Dundee in 1923.

£8.25
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wc3497

Morgan Academy, Dundee

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Morgan Academy, Dundee - Ref: WC3500


Alexander Wilson who took this photograph, was a supervisor in a Dundee jute mill for over 20 years. He bequeathed much of his collection and £50, to cover the costs involved, to the Free Library Committee of Dundee in 1923.

£8.25
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wc3500

Baxter's School, Crescent St, Dundee

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Baxter's School, Crescent St, Dundee - Ref: WC3501


Alexander Wilson who took this photograph, was a supervisor in a Dundee jute mill for over 20 years. He bequeathed much of his collection and £50, to cover the costs involved, to the Free Library Committee of Dundee in 1923.

£8.25
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wc3501

Baxter Park, Dundee

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Baxter Park, Looking North, Dundee - Ref: WC2105


Alexander Wilson who took this photograph, was a supervisor in a Dundee jute mill for over 20 years. He bequeathed much of his collection and £50, to cover the costs involved, to the Free Library Committee of Dundee in 1923.

£8.25
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wc2105

Baxter Park Pavilion, Dundee

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Baxter Park Pavilion, Dundee - Ref: WC2106


Alexander Wilson who took this photograph, was a supervisor in a Dundee jute mill for over 20 years. He bequeathed much of his collection and £50, to cover the costs involved, to the Free Library Committee of Dundee in 1923.

£8.25
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wc2106

Morgan Academy, Dundee

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Morgan Academy, Dundee - Ref: WC1810


Morgan Academy is situated on a triangular site between Forfar Road and Pitkerro Road. Its founder, John Morgan, envisioned a "hospital" for the education of the sons of tradesman and the working class.The School Board acquired Morgan Hospital in 1889 and renamed it Morgan Academy.

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wc1810

Morgan Academy, Dundee

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Morgan Academy, Dundee - Ref: WC1481


In this photograph Morgan Academy has a dark brooding aspect. It had been founded by returning nabob John Morgan. He envisioned a hospital for the education of working class sons. The School Board acquired the building in 1889.

On the 21st March, 2001, Morgan Academy suffered a devastating fire. Hopes are high that the frontage can be rebuild and a new school built behind it. Salvage work of the decorative stonework is currently underway. (2001)

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wc1481

Morgan Academy, Dundee

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Morgan Academy, Dundee - Ref: WC1482


Taken from Pitkerro Road this side view of Morgan Academy highlights the many decorative features on the building. Work began on what was then known as Morgan Hospital in 1850. It was founded by John Morgan. The School Board acquired the building in 1889 and renamed it Morgan Academy.

Sadly, Morgan Academy suffered a catastrophic fire on Wednesday, 21st March, 2001. Salvage on the decorative features is currently underway. It is planned to rebuild the frontage and create a modern school in the rear. (2001)

£8.25
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wc1482
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