Basic Site Details

Name: Lybster, Houses
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Alterations and reconstruction under the Housing (Rural Workers) Act


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 4March 1928March 1930 Plans dated for reconstruction
Item 2 of 4June 1928September 1936 Plans dated for reconstruction
Item 3 of 4c. March 1931c. 1935 Plans dated for reconstruction
Item 4 of 4c. March 1931c. 1936 Plans dated for reconstruction


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)ArchitectAc. 1928 Reconstruction
Item 2 of 5Hugh Sinclair MacdonaldArchitectAc. 1928c. 1936Reconstruction
Item 3 of 5Archibald James BaxterArchitectAc. 1930c. 1936Reconstruction
Item 4 of 5James Constable LeedArchitectAc. 1930c. 1936Reconstruction
Item 5 of 5Sinclair Macdonald & SonArchitectural practiceAc. 1931c. 1936Reconstruction


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 13Bain, C, Mrs 
Item 2 of 13Barney, J, Mr 
Item 3 of 13Doull, J, Mr 
Item 4 of 13Gunn, John 
Item 5 of 13Henry, A, Mr 
Item 6 of 13Lybster Harbour Society 
Item 7 of 13MacKay, John 
Item 8 of 13Mackay,Angus 
Item 9 of 13Mowat, G, Mr 
Item 10 of 13Nicolson, Elizabeth, Mrsand so on.
Item 11 of 13Polson, John 
Item 12 of 13Sutherland, D H, Mr 
Item 13 of 13Sutherland, William Ross 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1North Highland ArchivesSinclair MacDonald Collection SM 1920/52/2-5