Basic Site Details

Name: Tayfield, Charity Farm, cottages
Town, district or village: Wick
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Parish: Wick
Grid ref:
Notes: Reconstruction under the Housing (Rural Workers) Act


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21930  Plans dated for reconstruction
Item 2 of 2July 1931November 1935 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 4Barbaretus Sinclair Macdonald (or Sinclair Macdonald)ArchitectB1930 Reconstruction
Item 2 of 4Hugh Sinclair MacdonaldArchitectA19311935Reconstruction
Item 3 of 4James Constable LeedArchitectA19311935Reconstruction
Item 4 of 4Sinclair Macdonald & SonArchitectural practiceA19311935Reconstruction


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 2Cormack, Mr John 
Item 2 of 2Hempriggs Trustees 


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 1930/309/1; SM 1930/320/1