Basic Site Details

Name: Kirkwall Harbour
Town, district or village: Kirkwall
Island: Mainland
City or county: Orkney
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status: B Listed
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Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3After 1811 Build/construction 
Item 2 of 3c. 1875  West pier rebuilt in stone
Item 3 of 318831885 East pier rebuilt and light tower built

People

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 3George BurnArchitectBAfter 1811  
Item 2 of 3John MillerArchitect, Engineer c. 1875 West pier rebuilt in stone
Item 3 of 3Thomas Smith Peace (senior)Architect 18831885East pier rebuilt and light tower built

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp334
Item 3 of 3Hume, John R1977The Industrial Archaeology of ScotlandVol2 The Highlands and IslandsLondon: BT Batsford Ltdp246

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register46001