Basic Site Details

Name: Kirkcaldy Harbour
Town, district or village: Kirkcaldy
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
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The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 81788 Plans drawn upFor improvement
Item 2 of 81875  Proposals for enlargement and deepening (cost 40,500-41,000)
Item 3 of 81878  Revised scheme of enlargement and deepening (cost 130,000)
Item 4 of 81884  Plans for further extension (by Sir John Coode, CE)
Item 5 of 81888  Plans for further extension (by William Kinninmonth)
Item 6 of 81905  Extension (by Rendel & Robertson of Westminster)
Item 7 of 819221923 Sea wall and esplanade (by Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons, Glasgow)
Item 8 of 828 July 1933  Reconstruction scheme (cost 8,000-10,000) - 'plans in hand'


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 3James CraigArchitectA1788 Plans drawn up for improvement.
Item 2 of 3Charles S RobertsonArchitect, Engineer 1875(?)1878(?)Enlargement and deepending - 'Robertson of Edinburgh', presumably Charles S Robertson?
Item 3 of 3George DuffusArchitect 1933 Reconstruction scheme (cost 8,000-10,000)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Clark, _____ Kirkcaldy Harbour   
Item 2 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder28 July 1933CXLV p 167
Item 2 of 3Building News1875XXIX pp 351-2
Item 3 of 3Building News1878XXXIX p 175

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Kirkcaldy MuseumArchivesKIRMG 1968.14.1