Basic Site Details

Name: Galloway Hydro Electric Power Scheme, Earlstoun Power Station
Town, district or village: St John's Town of Dalry
City or county: Kirkcudbrightshire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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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 11936 Build/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 4(Sir) Alexander GibbEngineerA1936  
Item 2 of 4(Sir) Alexander Gibb & PartnersEngineering practiceA1936  
Item 3 of 4Merz & McLellanEngineerB1936 Electrical engineers
Item 4 of 4E M CarmichaelEngineerC1936 As engineer with Office of Public Works


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Galloway Scheme1938The Galloway Hydro-Electric Development    
Item 2 of 5Gifford, John1996Dumfries and Galloway (The Buildings of Scotland)  p508
Item 3 of 5Hill, George1984Tunnel and Dam: the Story of the Galloway Hydro   
Item 4 of 5Payne, Peter L1988The Hydro: a Study in the Development of the Major Hydro-Eletric Scheme Undertaken by the North of Scotland Hydro-Electr  p25
Item 5 of 5Wood, Emma2002The Hydro Boys  p51

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register9725