Basic Site Details

Name: Alexandra Wharf
Town, district or village: Lerwick
Island: Mainland
City or county: Shetland
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 219041908  
Item 2 of 219271928Alterations and additions 


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 3James BarronEngineer 19041908or James M Barron
Item 2 of 3John Morgan AitkenArchitect, EngineerCc. 1904c. 1908Responsible for the formation of the Esplanade
Item 3 of 3Archibald Henderson & PartnersEngineerB19271928Alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp492

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Shetland Times1 September 1923