Basic Site Details

Name: Lerwick Harbour Extensions
Town, district or village: Lerwick
Island: Mainland
City or county: Shetland
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: The harbour trustees of Lerwick, Shetland, on Tuesday week considered and approved plans prepared by Mr. Cay, C.E., for harbour extensions aud improvements. The present pier will be extended in solid masonry 220ft. seaward, and the estimated cost of tho works is 11,800. [Building News 22 July 1881 p104]

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 1July 1881 Plans approved 


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 1William Dyce CayEngineer 1881  


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


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News22 July 1881  p104