Basic Site Details

Name: Caithness Central Hospital
Town, district or village: Wick
City or county: Caithness
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Phase 2 of development 1973

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11974 Build/constructionPhase 2, Caithness Central Hospital, Wick. Cost 3,500,000


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 11Peter MurchieArchitectA1972 Phase 2
Item 2 of 11(Professor) James PaulArchitectA1974 Phase 2
Item 3 of 11Alexander John SmithArchitectA1974 Phase 2
Item 4 of 11Alistair Graham AllanArchitectA1974 Phase 2
Item 5 of 11Baxter Clark & PaulArchitectural practiceA1974 Phase 2
Item 6 of 11David William Baxter (junior)ArchitectA1974 Phase 2
Item 7 of 11George CruickshankArchitectA1974 Phase 2
Item 8 of 11George Lindsay BruceArchitectA1974 Phase 2
Item 9 of 11Ian Geoffrey PlenderleathArchitectA1974 Phase 2
Item 10 of 11John Stewart ClarkArchitectA1974 Phase 2
Item 11 of 11Robert Reid BlackArchitectA1974 Phase 2


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1NERHB 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1975RIBA Directory of practices   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSScottish Survey of Architectural Practices Project MS material