Basic Biographical Details
|Name: ||Frederick George Grant Angus |
|Designation: ||Architect |
|Born: ||10 October 1909 |
|Died: ||9 March 1983 |
|Bio Notes: ||Frederick George Grant Angus was born on 10 October 1909, the son of George Angus, factory worker, and his wife, Catherine Grant. He was articled to T Scott Sutherland & Taylor of Huntly from 1927 to 1930, and spent the following three years studying at Robert Gordon's Technical College, Aberdeen, obtaining his diploma and an exemption from the RIBA final exam in June 1933. In January 1934 he was appointed assistant to George Gordon & Company, Inverness, and in November the same year he secured a post in the Department of Agriculture for Scotland, Edinburgh. He was admitted ARIBA in mid-1935, his proposers being T Scott Sutherland, Robert Leslie Rollo and John Gibb Marr. Although he was still working in the Department of Agriculture at the time, he gave his private address as 19 Nelson Street, Huntly. He remained with the Department until at least 1950. In 1959 he was elected ARIAS at wehich time his home address was in Inverness. |
Angus retired from practice in October 1972 and resigned his RIBA membership in January 1977.
He died on 9 March 1982 at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, survived by his wife Evelyn Gertrude Mowat.
Private and Business Addresses
|The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:|
| ||Address||Type||Date from||Date to||Notes|
|19, Nelson Street, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland||Private||1935 *|| || |
|St Margarets, Southside Road, Inverness, Inverness-shire, Scotland||Private||1959|| || |
|26 McLaren Road, Edinburgh, Scotland||Private||Before 197O *||1982|| |
* earliest date known from documented sources.
Employment and Training
|The following books contain references to this architect:|
|RIBA||1950||The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951|| ||London: Royal Institute of British Architects|| |
|The following archives hold material relating to this architect:|
| ||Source||Archive Name||Source Catalogue No.||Notes|
|RIAS, Rutland Square||Records of membership|| || |
|RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum||RIBA Nomination Papers|| ||A no5725 (combined box 97)|