Basic Site Details

Name: Glen Affric Hydro Electric Scheme, Fasnakyle Power Station
Town, district or village: Fasnakyle
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
Status: A listed
Grid ref:
Notes: Sculpture by Hew Lorimer

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 219481954Plans dated 
Item 2 of 213 October 1952 ProposedHS list gives date of 1950


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 3James Daniel ShearerArchitectA1952  
Item 2 of 3James Grant ShearerArchitectA1952  
Item 3 of 3Shearer & AnnandArchitectural practiceA1952  


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


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp168
Item 2 of 5Miller, J2002The Dam Builders: Power from the Glens  p52
Item 3 of 5Payne, Peter L1988The Hydro: a Study in the Development of the Major Hydro-Eletric Scheme Undertaken by the North of Scotland Hydro-Electr   
Item 4 of 5Scottish Hydro Electric2002Power from the Glens  p12
Item 5 of 5Wood, Emma2002The Hydro Boys  p81, 88

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architectural Heritage2003XIV 'James Sgearer and the North of Scotland Hydro Electric Board'.
Item 2 of 2North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board Annual Repo1952   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 3Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register7118 
Item 2 of 3NASNSE North of Scotland Hydro Electric Board Collection NSE, NSE1, NSE2
Item 3 of 3National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSShearer and Annand Collection SA 1940/25/1-67 (drawings and manuscripts)