Richard Murphy: Broch at Mousa, Shetland Islands

Broch at Mousa, Shetland Islands

When so much of the 20th century was about the disappearance of architectural poché in the plan, in Scotland the persistence of “thick-walled architecture” is obvious, evidenced most recently at Benson & Forsyth’s museum in Edinburgh, but also in the work of Gillespie Kidd & Coia, particularly its religious work.

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