Basic Site Details

Name: Torry Harbour
Town, district or village: Torry
City or county: Aberdeen
Country: Scotland
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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 218121815Build/constructionOld South Breakwater
Item 2 of 218691873Build/constructionSouth Breakwater and lighthouse


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 3John GibbEngineerC18121815Built Telford's Old South Breakwater with modifications
Item 2 of 3Thomas TelfordEngineerBc. 1812 Planned
Item 3 of 3William Dyce CayEngineerA18691873South Breakwater and lighthouse


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Sharples, J, Walker, D W and Woodworth, M2015The Buildings of Scotland: Aberdeenshire South and Aberdeen London and New Haven: Yale University Pressp302-3

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News25 December 1874  p750 - Report to the Institution of Civil Engineers