Basic Site Details

Name: Lochay (Killin) Power Station
Town, district or village: Glen Lochay
City or county: Perthshire
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Main contractor: Alexander Hall

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 21956 Build/constructionre: Hydro-Electric Board Annual Report (1956) - 'work at the Lochay (Killin)....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 2 of 2January 19571959Build/construction 


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 4Robert Hogg MatthewArchitectA19541959 
Item 2 of 4Ronald ThurgarlandArchitectA19541959Responsible for detailed design and site supervision.
Item 3 of 4Robert Matthew Johnson-Marshall (RMJM)Architectural practiceA19561959Begun before partnership was formed
Item 4 of 4Thomas ('Tom') Riddell SpavenArchitectA1957(?)1959 


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

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Killin section, Breadalbane Hydro-Electric Power Scheme 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gifford, John and Walker, Frank Arneil2002Stirling and Central Scotland (The Buildings of Scotland) New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp553
Item 2 of 4Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p582
Item 3 of 4Glendinning, Miles2008Modern architect: the life and times of Robert Matthew RIBA Publishingp168,242
Item 4 of 4North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board Breadalbane   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder8 March 1957  p434