Basic Site Details

Name: Conon Valley Hydro Electric Scheme, Torr Achilty Power Station and Dam
City or county: Ross & Cromarty
Country: Scotland
Status: C listed
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Power station  
Item 2 of 2Dam  


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 3George AnnandArchitectA1955  
Item 2 of 3James Grant ShearerArchitectA1955 As architect for North of scotland Hydro Eleictric Board, Architectural Panel)
Item 3 of 3Shearer & AnnandArchitectural practiceA1955  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Miller, J2002The Dam Builders: Power from the Glens  p92
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  p10
Item 4 of 4Wood, Emma2002The Hydro Boys  p30

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 Register51709 
Item 2 of 2NASNSE North of Scotland Hydro Electric Board Collection NSE, NSE1, NSE2