Basic Site Details

Name: Lifeboat House
Town, district or village: Campbeltown
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Status: B Listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Check! DMW gives architect as H E Clifford, citing Campbeltown Dean of Guild; according to Frank Walker, it is by W T Douglas, C.E., London. See NMRS Dean of Guild plans

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Lifeboat station  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11898   


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 2Henry Edward CliffordArchitect 1898 Clifford's role unclear
Item 2 of 2William Tregarthen Douglass (erroneously spelt Douglas)Engineer 1898 Role of Clifford unclear as the lighthouse and boathouse were erected under the supervision of Douglass's assistant, N G Gedye.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p164

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Argyll Herald4 September 1898   
Item 2 of 3Campbeltown Courier2 April 1898   
Item 3 of 3Campbeltown Courier15 October 1898   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2CampbeltownCampbeltown Dean of Guild Ref: DC1/9 49
Item 2 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register43086