Basic Site Details

Name: Torranbeag Cottage
Town, district or village: Ford
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Near Ardrishaig, on shore of Loch Awe. Cost 120. Commisioned by the owners of the Loch Awe ferry to house the captain of their new tourist boat.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1 1911Build/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 1Speirs & Co (or Speirs Ltd)Architectural practiceA 1911 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Mornement, Adam and Holloway, Simon2007Corrugated Iron: Building on the Frontier London: Frances Lincolnp51