Basic Biographical Details

Name: William Birnie Rhind
Born: 1853
Died: 1933
Bio Notes: William Birnie Rhind was a son of John Rhind ARA, sculptor, and brother of Sir Thomas Duncan Rhind, architect. No further biographical information is included here: as a sculptor, William Birnie Rhind is outwith the scope of the Dictionary of Scottish Architects.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness   

Buildings and Designs

This was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 22After 1884National Portrait Gallery and Museum of Antiquities  EdinburghScotlandSculpture
Item 2 of 221886St Georges in the Fields Church  GlasgowScotlandSculpture
Item 3 of 221887St Giles, Montrose Monument  EdinburghScotlandSculpture
Item 4 of 221889(?)Charing Cross Mansions and shops  GlasgowScotlandClock (sculptor)
Item 5 of 221889Statue of Robert BurnsMontrose AngusScotland 
Item 6 of 221891Cumming & Smith's warehouse  GlasgowScotlandSculpture (attribution by F Worsdall)
Item 7 of 221892St Mary's ChurchHaddington East LothianScotlandCarved Henderson's pulpit and font
Item 8 of 221893Holy Trinity Episcopal ChurchHaddington East LothianScotlandPulpit
Item 9 of 221894Sun Life Insurance Office  GlasgowScotlandSculpture
Item 10 of 221896Black's warehouse  GlasgowScotlandSculpture (attribution)
Item 11 of 221899Roslin ChapelRoslin/Rosslyn MidlothianScotlandMonument in churchyard
Item 12 of 22After 1899Midlothian County Council Buildings  EdinburghScotlandSculpture
Item 13 of 221901National Bank of Scotland, Trongate  GlasgowScotlandCarving
Item 14 of 22After 1901(?)Carnegie Free LibraryHawick RoxburghshireScotlandSculpture
Item 15 of 221903South African War MemorialHawick RoxburghshireScotlandSculpture? - possibly by Thomas Duncan Rhind
Item 16 of 221903St Giles Cathedral, Royal Scots Boer Memorial  EdinburghScotlandSculpture?
Item 17 of 221906South African War Memorial, Kelvingrove Park  GlasgowScotland 
Item 18 of 221907St Andrews Parish ChurchNorth Berwick East LothianScotlandCarving for Henry & MacLennan porch
Item 19 of 221919Peebles War MemorialPeebles PeeblesshireScotlandCompetition design - short-listed but not successful
Item 20 of 221921Buckie War MemorialBuckie BanffshireScotlandWith John Kinross - attribution by D C Mays
Item 21 of 221921Fettes college, War Memorial  EdinburghScotlandWith John Kinross
Item 22 of 221921Prestonpans War MemorialPrestonpans East LothianScotland 


Currently, there are no references for this . The information has been derived from: the British Architectural Library / RIBA Directory of British Architects 1834-1914; Post Office Directories; and/or any sources listed under this individual's works.