Basic Site Details

Name: Inverawe Power Station
Town, district or village: Inverawe
City or county: Argyll
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: related to 403277

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 4c. 1959c. 1965  
Item 2 of 42 September 1960 Build/construction125,000 contract for foundations, roof, tail-race, transformer compound and other works for the Inverawe Power Station [223001] to the Mitchell Construction Co Ltd of Peterborough and London; Mitchell was also awarded an April contract for the construction of a barrage, intake, small power station and other works per Builder p450
Item 3 of 426 May 1961 Build/constructioncontract for superstructure of power station awarded to the Mitchell Construction Co of Peterborough, bringing the total value of contracts awarded to the firm up to 3m per Builder p1023
Item 4 of 42 June 1961 Build/constructionWilliam Bain & Co Ltd of Coatbridge and London awarded 17,000 contract for supply and erection of steelwork for the power-house per Builder p1072


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 5George AnnandArchitectA19591964 
Item 2 of 5James Grant ShearerArchitectA19591962 
Item 3 of 5Shearer & AnnandArchitectural practiceA19591965 
Item 4 of 5James WilliamsonEngineerB19591965 
Item 5 of 5James Williamson & PartnersEngineerB19591965 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Walker, F A2000Argyll and Bute (The Buildings of Scotland)  p483

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder2 September 1960  'Further Loch Awe Contract' p450
Item 2 of 3Builder26 May 1961  p1023
Item 3 of 3Builder2 June 1961  p1072