Basic Biographical Details

Name: Joseph Johnston
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Joseph Johnston of Dundee was articled to William Alexander. He took over Thomas Martin Cappon's practice on Cappon's retirement.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 132, Bank Street, Dundee, ScotlandBusinessBefore 1929After 1940 

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2Thomas Martin Cappon 1929(?) Johnston took over Cappon's business in 1929; unclear whether previously employed by him
Item 2 of 2William AlexanderBefore 1904Before 1904Apprentice 

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 3Alexander Theodore MarshallApril 1932February 1936Apprentice 
Item 2 of 3William Lamond Galloway19361937Junior Assistant 
Item 3 of 3Alexander Theodore MarshallFebruary 1936September 1936Junior Assistant 

Buildings and Designs

This architect 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 91929New Paladium Cinema  DundeeScotlandAlterations
Item 2 of 91932Clepington Church Hall  DundeeScotlandNew hall added
Item 3 of 91932St Paul's Church  DundeeScotlandNew hall
Item 4 of 91936High Free ChurchHilltown DundeeScotland2-storey hall added
Item 5 of 91937Church and Church hall, ClepingtonClepington DundeeScotlandChurch hall
Item 6 of 91937St John's Free Church  DundeeScotlandHall added
Item 7 of 91938Mid Craigie Parish ChurchFintry DundeeScotland 
Item 8 of 9Late 1930sChurch Hall, BalgayMid Craigie DundeeScotland 
Item 9 of 9Late 1930sCity Churches, St Clement's Church and St Mary's Tower  DundeeScotlandAlterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1939The RIBA Kalendar 1939-1940 London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp629