Basic Site Details

Name: Educational Institute
Town, district or village: Lerwick
Island: Mainland
City or county: Shetland
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: LERWICK, SCOTLAND - For the masons', carpenters', and glaziers', slaters', and plasterers' works required in the erection of a building at Lerwick, for an Educational Institute. Plans, etc., at the office of Mr William Smith, architect, Aberdeen, until February 1st. after which they will be shown by William Slevewright, Esq., Lerwick, who will also point out the site, &e. Tenders to February 15. [Building News 20 January 1860 p54]

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11860 Tenders invited 


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 2J & W SmithArchitectural practiceA1860  
Item 2 of 2William Smith IIArchitectA1860  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Aberdeen Journal1 February 1860   
Item 2 of 2Building News20 January 1860  p54 - contracts