Basic Site Details

Name: Great Glen Hydro Electric Scheme, Loch Quoich Dam and Intake Gatehouse Towers
Town, district or village: Kinlochhourn
City or county: Inverness-shire
Country: Scotland
Status: B listed
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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 11955 Build/construction 


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 AnnandArchitectA1955  
Item 2 of 5James Grant ShearerArchitectA1955  
Item 3 of 5Shearer & AnnandArchitectural practiceA1955  
Item 4 of 5(Sir) William Halcrow and PartnersEngineerB1955 Contractor
Item 5 of 5James Williamson & PartnersEngineerC1955  


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


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Miers, Mary2008The Western Seaboard The Rutland Pressp54
Item 2 of 4Payne, Peter L1988The Hydro: a Study in the Development of the Major Hydro-Eletric Scheme Undertaken by the North of Scotland Hydro-Electr   
Item 3 of 4Scottish Hydro Electric2002Power from the Glens  p14
Item 4 of 4Wood, Emma2002The Hydro Boys  p84

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Architectural Heritage2003XIV  

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register51704 
Item 2 of 2NASNSE North of Scotland Hydro Electric Board Collection NSE, NSEI, NSE2