CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 535
TitleReports on Scottish schools inspected by John Black, HM Inspector of Schools
Date1861 - 1862
Extent1 volume
Creator NameJohn Black (fl 1855 - 1862), HM Inspector of Schools, Scotland
Administrative HistoryJohn Black was born in Mortlach, Banffshire. He graduated from King's College, Aberdeen, MA 1855, where as an undergraduate he had won the Simpson Mathematics Prize. After a period as schoolmaster at Banchory Devenick, Kincardine, he became an Inspector of Schools in Scotland. From 1868-1881 he was Professor of Humanity in the University of Aberdeen. He was awarded an LL.D by the University of Glasgow.
DescriptionReports on Scottish schools inspected by John Black, HM Inspector of Schools, between 1 Sept 1861 and 31 Aug 1862. The volume is indexed by school name and contains records of schools visited throughout Scotland, including the Hebrides.
AccrualsNone expected.
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsThe records are available subject to the signed acceptance of the Department's access conditions.
Physical DescriptionNo physical conditions affecting use of collection.
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