Basic Biographical Details

Name: Forrester, Graham & Brown
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: July 1901
Ended: June 1903
Bio Notes: Little is known of John M Forrester. An architect, surveyor and valuator working in Edinburgh, he took his longstanding draughtsman Mr Graham into partnership in July 1901, along with John Brown (b. 1878), who had been working with him as a surveyor since April 1898 and assisting him with all aspects of his practice. The firm was known as Forrester, Graham & Brown. Forrester died just a few months after the partnership was formed, and the business was continued by Brown and Graham. In June 1903 their partnership was dissolved, Brown practising independently thereafter under the name of Forrester & Brown, Architects Surveyors & Valuators.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 139, Broughton Place, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1901c. 1903 

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 3John M ForresterJuly 1901Late 1901Partner 
Item 2 of 3John BrownJuly 1901June 1903Partner 
Item 3 of 3___ GrahamJuly 1901June 1903Partner 

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 11902Heatherlie  EdinburghScotlandAlterations and additions

References

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architectural practice:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Edward Rooth.Information sent via 'Contact Us' on website Sent November 2015
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers L v15 no1040 (John Brown's paper)