Basic Biographical Details

Name: Croll & Gavin
Designation: Architectural practice
Bio Notes: The partnership of Croll & Gavin was a short-lived practice based in either Dundee or Arbroath. Nothing is known of Croll but Hugh Gavin was born in 1853 in Malta where his father was an instructor in navigation. In 1891 Gavin set up on his own account in practice in Arbroath and remained there until his death in 1927.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2Arbroath, Angus, Scotland(?)Business   
Item 2 of 2Dundee, Scotland(?)Business   

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2Hugh Gavin1889 * Partner 
Item 2 of 2William R Croll1889 * Partner 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice 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 11889Victoria HallsArbroath AngusScotlandConversion


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architectural practice:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder22 April 1927  Obituary of Gavin