Basic Site Details

Name: Home of Charity of Aberdeen Sisters
Town, district or village: Lerwick
Island: Mainland
City or county: Shetland
Country: Scotland
Status: Demolished
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Notes: Comper's fittings are now in St Magnus Episcopal Church, Lerwick (see separate entry), having been moved there after the demolition of this building.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Office(?)  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Knab RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21905  Altar, riddels, candlesticks and glass
Item 2 of 21973 Demolition 


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 1(Sir) John Ninian ComperArchitect 1905 Altar, riddels, candlesticks and glass


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Symondson, Anthony and Bucknall, Stephen2006Sir Ninian Comper: An introduction to his life and work with complete gazetteer Reading: Spire Books and the Ecclesiological Societyp 315