Basic Site Details

Name: Loch Beannacharan Dam
Town, district or village: Affric
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Affric Hydro-Electric Scheme, dam  

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21 August 1958 Scheme accepted'Parliamentary approval was obtained last week...dammed to serve as a reservoir for a generating station at Culligran.' per Builder p206
Item 2 of 2c. 1959c. 1962Plans dated 


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 3George AnnandArchitectAc. 1959c. 1962 
Item 2 of 3James Grant ShearerArchitectAc. 1959c. 1962 
Item 3 of 3Shearer & AnnandArchitectural practiceAc. 1959c. 1962 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board  

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Parent Structure and Site

This structure is related to the following parent structure or site (click the item to view details):
 Building nameNotes
Item 1 of 1Strathfarrar and Kilmorack Hydro-Electric Scheme 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder1 August 1958  '14.25m. Power Scheme' p206

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSShearer and Annand CollectionSA 1960/17/1; 24/1-10