Basic Site Details

Name: Orkney Towns Development Plan
Town, district or village: Kirkwall and Stromness
Island: Mainland
City or county: Orkney
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21959 Plans prepared, construction not yet begun 
Item 2 of 217 March 1961 Proposedillustrated 20-year plan for Kirkwall and Stromness completed; will be submitted to Secretary of State for Scotland by Orkney Planning Committee; surveys of North and South Isles of Orkney also complete; work on Orkney mainland survey started per Builder p535


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 4Betty Lydia Chetwynd Moira (née Leech) A1959  
Item 2 of 4Moira & Moira A1959 planning consultants, in association with M Sergent per Builder p535
Item 3 of 4Richard Edward Moira A1959  
Item 4 of 4M Sergent  17 March 1961 working in association with the Moiras per Builder p535


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder17 March 1961  'Orkney Towns Development Plan' p535