Basic Site Details

Name: Lochalsh Hydro-Electric Scheme
City or county: Ross-shire
Country: Scotland
Parish: Lochalsh
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 3March 1945 Scheme acceptedThe Secretary of State for Scotland approved the project.
Item 2 of 31946 Build/constructionPreliminary works for the first dam begun on site at Allt Gleann Udalain.
Item 3 of 31948 Build/constructionFirst dam at Allt Gleann Udalain completed.


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 2James Grant ShearerArchitect 1945(?)  
Item 2 of 2Harry Horace Macdonald Ac. 1945 As assistant to Shearer


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder31 December 1948  p760-1

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Harry Horace Macdonald: A no13737, F no7158 (Combined Box 176)