Basic Site Details

Name: Castletown Public Hall and Reading Room
Town, district or village: Castletown
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Parish: Olrig
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Public hall  
Item 2 of 2Reading room  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31866 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 3c. May 1907November 1936 Plans dated for alterations
Item 3 of 3c. 1936c. 1937 Job file dated (alterations)


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)ArchitectBc. 1907 New building?
Item 2 of 5Archibald James BaxterArchitectAc. 1936c. 1937Alterations
Item 3 of 5Hugh Sinclair MacdonaldArchitectAc. 1936c. 1937Alterations
Item 4 of 5James Constable LeedArchitectAc. 1936c. 1937Alterations
Item 5 of 5Sinclair Macdonald & SonArchitectural practiceAc. 1936c. 1937Alterations


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 1930/33/1-2