Basic Site Details

Name: Lochmaddy Sheriff Courthouse
Town, district or village: Lochmaddy
Island: Lewis
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Parish: North Uist
Status: B Listed
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21875   
Item 2 of 23 May 1892  Additions and alterations (single storey wing added to north west gable)


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 7James MatthewsArchitectA1875  
Item 2 of 7John Hinton GallArchitectA1875 As chief assistant to Matthews & Lawrie
Item 3 of 7Matthews & LawrieArchitectural practiceA1875  
Item 4 of 7William LawrieArchitectA1875  
Item 5 of 7Alexander RossArchitectB1892 Additions and alterations (single storey wing added to north west gable)
Item 6 of 7Robert John MacbethArchitectB1892 Additions and alterations (single storey wing added to north west gable)
Item 7 of 7Ross & MacbethArchitectural practiceB1892 Additions and alterations (single storey wing added to north west gable)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp619
Item 2 of 2Miers, Mary2008The Western Seaboard The Rutland Pressp322

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Inverness Courier3 May 1892   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register17575 
Item 2 of 3National Archives of Scotland (formerly SRO)Register House Plans RHP 30074/1; RHP 30075
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Hinton Gall: L v17 no1275