Basic Biographical Details

Name: D & T Stevenson
Designation: Architectural practice, Engineering practice
Bio Notes: David and Thomas Stevenson were brothers, and practised in partnership in Edinburgh principally as lighthouse engineers. They were sons of Robert Stevenson (1772-1850), with whom they previously worked in partnership as Robert Stevenson & Sons.

Following the deaths of the two brothers, the practice was continued by David Stevenson's sons David Allan and Charles. Thomas's son, Robert Louis, chose instead a literary career with some success.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice, engineering practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness   

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice, engineering practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 4David Stevenson  Partner 
Item 2 of 4Thomas Stevenson  Partner 
Item 3 of 4David Alan Stevenson   David Allan Stevenson seems to have become a partner before the death of his father in 1885
Item 4 of 4Charles Alexander Stevensonc. 18751887Assistant 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice, engineering practice was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 53 Hutton Mill Bridge over Whiteadder WaterHutton BerwickshireScotlandDate unknown
Item 2 of 531843North Esk ReservoirCarlops (near) PeeblesshireScotlandWith William Middlemiss, resident engineer
Item 3 of 531850Williamwath BridgeDalton DumfriesshireScotlandPiers and abutments
Item 4 of 531851New pier, South BeachStornowayLewisRoss & CromartyScotland 
Item 5 of 531852Peterhead HarbourPeterhead AberdeenshireScotlandNorth Harbour deepened further with new graving dock
Item 6 of 531854Lighthouse, Davaar Island Davaar IslandArgyll & ButeScotland 
Item 7 of 531854Lighthouse, Muckle Flugga Shetland Islands Scotland 
Item 8 of 531854Lighthouse, Out Skerries Out SkerriesShetland Islands Scotland 
Item 9 of 531854Lighthouse, Whalsay SkerriesWhalsay SkerriesShetland Islands Scotland 
Item 10 of 531855Buckpool HarbourBuckie BanffshireScotland 
Item 11 of 531857Isle Ornsay Lighthouse Eilean SionnachInverness-shireScotland 
Item 12 of 531857Kyleakin Lighthouse Eilean Ban, (near Skye)Inverness-shireScotland 
Item 13 of 531857Lighthouse, Douglas HeadDouglas  Isle of Man 
Item 14 of 531857Lighthouse, Rubha nan GallSound of Mull  Scotland 
Item 15 of 531857Lighthouse, South Rona Island South Rona, Inner Hebrides Scotland 
Item 16 of 531857Lighthouse, Ushenish South Uist, Outer HebridesInverness-shireScotland 
Item 17 of 531857Ruvaal LighthouseBunnahabhainnIslayArgyllScotland 
Item 18 of 531858Lighthouse, BressayBressay SoundShetland Islands Scotland 
Item 19 of 531858Lighthouse, Cantick Head Hoy, Orkney Islands Scotland 
Item 20 of 531860LighthouseArdgour ArgyllScotland 
Item 21 of 531860Lighthouse Fladda FladdaArgyll and ButeScotland 
Item 22 of 531861Lighthouse, McArthur's Head Isle of Islay Scotland 
Item 23 of 531862Beacon (or lighthouse)Port Glasgow GlasgowScotland 
Item 24 of 531862Lighthouse, Butt of Lewis Isle of Lewis Scotland 
Item 25 of 531862Lighthouse, Holborn Head  CaithnessScotland 
Item 26 of 531862Lighthouse, St Abbs HeadSt Abbs BerwickshireScotland 
Item 27 of 531864Lighthouse, Monach Islands Monach Islands, Outer Hebrides   
Item 28 of 531864Newhaven HarbourNewhaven EdinburghScotlandBreakwater
Item 29 of 531865Aberdeen Harbour, North Pier  AberdeenScotlandCast-iron lighthouse
Item 30 of 531865Anstruther Easter harbourAnstruther Easter FifeScotland 
Item 31 of 531865Lighthouse, SkervuileSound of Jura    
Item 32 of 531865St Monans HarbourSt Monans/St Monance FifeScotlandEast Pier
Item 33 of 531866Lighthouse, AuskerryAuskerryOrkney Islands Scotland 
Item 34 of 531869Lighthouse, LochindaalLochindaalIsle of Islay Scotland 
Item 35 of 531870HarbourPort Gordon MorayshireScotland 
Item 36 of 531870Lighthouse, Scurdie Ness  AngusScotland 
Item 37 of 531870Lighthouse, Stoer Head (Ru Stoer)Lochinver  Scotland 
Item 38 of 531872Lighthouse, Dubh ArtachDhu Heartach skerry  Scotland 
Item 39 of 531873Lighthouse, TurnberryTurnberry AyrshireScotland 
Item 40 of 531873North Bridge  EdinburghScotlandOriginal bridge widened (subsequently replaced with new bridge following 1896 competition)
Item 41 of 531875Lighthouse, Chicken Rock   Isle of Man 
Item 42 of 531876Harbour and LighthouseMacduff AberdeenshireScotlandBreakwater enclosed
Item 43 of 531877Inner Lighthouse, Holy IsleLamlash BayHoly IsleButeScotland 
Item 44 of 531877Lighthouse, Lindisfarne Holy IslandNorthumberlandEngland 
Item 45 of 53c. 1878Harbour, Port HenryPeterhead AberdeenshireScotlandImprovements
Item 46 of 531879Burnmouth HarbourBurnmouth BerwickshireScotlandNew breakwater, pier extension and beacon
Item 47 of 531880Harbour Works, Port SetonPort Seton East LothianScotland 
Item 48 of 531882Steamer wharfStornowayLewisRoss & CromartyScotland 
Item 49 of 531885Lighthouse, FidraFirth of Forth  ScotlandThomas and David Alan Stevenson, following the death of David Stevenson
Item 50 of 531886Lighthouse OxcarsAberdour, near FifeScotland 
Item 51 of 531886Lighthouse, Ailsa Craig     
Item 52 of 531887PierLochranzaArranButeScotland 
Item 53 of 531892Anstruther Easter harbourAnstruther Easter FifeScotlandExtension


Currently, there are no references for this architectural practice, engineering practice. The information has been derived from: the British Architectural Library / RIBA Directory of British Architects 1834-1914; Post Office Directories; and/or any sources listed under this individual's works.