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Basic Site Details

Name: St Andrews Castle, sea defences
Town, district or village: St Andrews
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
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Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 318861887 Sea wall at south-east corner
Item 2 of 31903  Bulwark along north front from Sea Tower to Kitchen Tower
Item 3 of 31904  Lowering of wall in front of castle on south side, and addition of railings

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 6H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceA18861887Sea wall at south-east corner - Walter Wood Robertson as Architect for Scotland
Item 2 of 6Walter Wood RobertsonArchitectA18861887Sea wall at south-east corner - as Architect for Scotland in H M Office of Works
Item 3 of 6Blyth & WestlandArchitectural practiceB1903 Bulwark along north front from Sea Tower to Kitchen Tower - Westland responsible
Item 4 of 6David Monro WestlandEngineerB1903 Bulwark along north front from Sea Tower to Kitchen Tower
Item 5 of 6H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)Architectural practiceC1904 Lowering of wall in front of castle on south side, and addition of railings - William Thomas Oldrieve as Architect for Scotland
Item 6 of 6William Thomas Oldrieve (sometimes William Thomas Oldgrieve)ArchitectC1904 Lowering of wall in front of castle on south side, and addition of railings - as Architect for Scotland in H M Office of Works

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Records of Scotland (formerly SRO, later NAS)Ministry of Works files MW 1/455

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