Buchanan, Thomas Thomson

Education

Student United College 1896-1897 Gk.; Lat.; Math. 1897-1898 M. Phil; Hon. Gk.; Hon. Lat. 1898-1899 Log.; Hon. Gk.; Hon. Lat. M.A. 30.3.1900 - 1st cl. hons Classics and Mental Philosophy. Bursar, 1896. Gray prize, 1901. Tyndall Bruce prize, 1902.

Birth/childhood

Born 2.5.1878 son of James Buchanan, mill mechanic, Kirkcaldy and Betsy Thomson.

Attended Kirkcaldy High School.

Career

Teacher Inverness, Berwick. Kirkcaldy High School 1907 - 1919. Rector Buckhaven High School 1919 - 1943 (retired).

Death

Died 6.8.1943 at Kirkcaldy aged 65.

Sources

  • UYUC400:12.10.1896
  • UYUY452/23/72, 134, 205
  • Births Reg. Buckhaven 1878/60
  • UY256 testimonials
  • Scottish Educational Journal 1943
  • Deaths Reg. Kirkcaldy 1943/306