Basic Site Details

Name: Scottish Hydro-electric dam and power station
Town, district or village: Lairg
City or county: Sutherland
Country: Scotland
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The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419501959 Dates of job files
Item 2 of 4September 19551960Plans dated 
Item 3 of 41956 Build/constructionre: Hydro-Electric Board Annual Report (1956) - 'work at the ...Lairg....power station(s) progressed well during the year, and in most cases had reached the plant erection stage.' per Builder 8 March 1957, p481
Item 4 of 41957   


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 AnnandArchitectA1957  
Item 2 of 3James Grant ShearerArchitectA1957  
Item 3 of 3Shearer & AnnandArchitectural practiceA1957  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp588

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder8 March 1957  p481

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSShearer and Annand Collection SA 1950/14/1-57; 1950/64/1-29