CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 562
TitleW.G. Walker's Academy, Aberdeen records
Date1873 - 1886
Extent1 volume
Creator NameW.G. Walker (fl. 1873-1886)
Administrative HistoryW.G. Walker's Academy opened in Aberdeen in April 1873. It was situated first at 183a Union Street, in rooms rented from the Young Men's Christian Association, but later moved to 238 Union Street (1874), and latterly to 2 West Craibstone Street. In the summer term of 1873, pupils from Dr. Tulloch's recently-closed Bellvue Academy were transferred to the school. W.G. Walker had previously taught at Dr Tulloch's Academy.
DescriptionSchool register, 1873 - 1886, listing name and address of parent/guardian, previous training/school, age on entry, and remarks re. progress, character, health. Enclosures include newspaper cuttings, 1885 and not dated, re. success of pupils in University examinations, and list of fourth form pupils, (not dated).
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.
Related MaterialMS 561 Records of Dr Tulloch's Academy, 1852 - 1873
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