Basic Site Details

Name: Wick Town and County Hospital
Town, district or village: Wick
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Plans stamped or marked 'Sinclair MacDonald & Son'

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hospital RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51910 Opened 
Item 2 of 519151928 Plans dated (plans, sections and elevations of main building, also plans showing electrical layout and details in sanatorium)
Item 3 of 519151926 Dated job file
Item 4 of 51941  Administration block largely destroyed by fire
Item 5 of 519451950 Further work


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 5Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)ArchitectA1910(?)1929 
Item 2 of 5Archibald James BaxterArchitectB19451950Further work
Item 3 of 5Hugh Sinclair MacdonaldArchitectB19451950Further work
Item 4 of 5James Constable LeedArchitectB19451950Further work
Item 5 of 5Sinclair Macdonald & SonArchitectural practiceB19451950Further work


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Richardson, HarrietN.D.Scottish Hospitals Survey Unpublished typescript (copy in DMW Archive) 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2NHAWick Town Council Minutes  
Item 2 of 2North Highland ArchivesSinclair MacDonald Collection SM 1910/7/1-4