Basic Site Details

Name: Cruachan Power Station and Visitor Centre
Town, district or village: Lochawe
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Power station  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1c. 1959  Visitor Centre


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 5James WilliamsonEngineerb 19591965Power station
Item 2 of 5James Williamson & PartnersEngineerB19591965Power Station
Item 3 of 5George AnnandArchitectAc. 1959 Visitor Centre
Item 4 of 5James Grant ShearerArchitectAc. 1959 Visitor Centre
Item 5 of 5Shearer & AnnandArchitectural practiceAc. 1959 Visitor Centre


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1NSHEB 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p375

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, RCAHMSNMRS Photographic ArchiveDC50590Administration building