Basic Site Details

Name: Aluminium Smelter
Town, district or village: Invergordon
City or county: Ross and Cromarty
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119691970Build/constructionTender per Building 11th October 1968, 37m


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 3British Aluminium Company Architects Department A19691970 
Item 2 of 3David BainArchitectA19691970working for the British Aluminium Company
Item 3 of 3Renton, Howard, Wood AssociatesArchitectural practiceA19691970Worked in association with British Aluminium Company's in-house architects.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp426

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building11 October 1968  p180
Item 2 of 2Building22 November 1968  Scottish Development Department grant of 70,000 forimprovements to road to site p176

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Sent to DSA by emailInformation from AHRC/RCAHMS Spence project per David W Walker and Clive Fenton Clive Fenton's research notes (sent July 2010): information on David Bain's involvement.