Basic Site Details

Name: School hostel
Town, district or village: Stornoway
Island: Lewis
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: Information via Roger Emmerson

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21917   
Item 2 of 21929  Finishing details (plans dated)

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 7Alan Keith RobertsonArchitectA1917 Design
Item 2 of 7Robertson & SwanArchitectural practiceA1917 Design
Item 3 of 7Thomas Aikman SwanArchitectA1917 Design
Item 4 of 7Andrew Gordon MaitlandArchitectB1921 Took over the commission because of Robertson's ill-health
Item 5 of 7James MaitlandArchitectB1921 Took over the commission because of Robertson's ill-health
Item 6 of 7A Maitland & SonsArchitectural practiceB1922 Took over the commission because of Robertson's ill-health
Item 7 of 7James Grant ShearerArchitectCc. 1929 Finishing details

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Carnegie U K TrustCarnegie Trust Minutes From 15 December 1917 onwards
Item 2 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSShearer and Annand Collection SA 1930/23/1
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers James Grant Shearer: F no4072 (box 32)