Basic Biographical Details

Name: Reginald Fairlie & Partners
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: 1948
Bio Notes: Reginald Francis Joseph Fairlie's practice became Reginald Fairlie & Partners around 1950 after he took Charles William Gray and then Alexander Ritchie Conlon into partnership. It continued under the same name after his death in 1952.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 27, Raeburn Place, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness Late 1960s 
Item 2 of 27, Ainslie Place, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusinessBefore 1952After 1964 

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 4Reginald Francis Joseph Fairlie1948(?)1952Partner 
Item 2 of 4Charles William Gray1948(?)1953Partner 
Item 3 of 4Alexander Ritchie Conlon1950 Partner 
Item 4 of 4Charles William Gray1957 * 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 221950St Michael RC ChurchKilmarnock AyrshireScotland 
Item 2 of 221951Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church  GlasgowScotlandPlans to be prepared for extensions, alterations and additions
Item 3 of 221952St Catherine Laboure RC ChurchBalornock GlasgowScotland7 March 1952 journal ref notes that they are to prepare plans
Item 4 of 2210 October 1952Roman Catholic Church, Merryland Street  GlasgowScotlandTo prepare plans for alterations and additions
Item 5 of 225 December 1952New presbytery, Lamont Road  GlasgowScotlandNew presbytery
Item 6 of 2219 December 1952RC Church, Balmore RoadPossilpark GlasgowScotlandAlterations and additions
Item 7 of 222 January 1953New chapel, Merryland StreetGovan GlasgowScotlandNew chapel
Item 8 of 229 October 1953St Catherine Laboure RC ChurchBalornock GlasgowScotlandPlans in hand for new building, boundary wall, etc
Item 9 of 2219543 ArnothillFalkirk StirlingshireScotlandChapter house addition
Item 10 of 221954Church of the Holy NameOakley FifeScotlandDesign only - not executed?
Item 11 of 221954St Augustine RC ChurchMilton GlasgowScotland 
Item 12 of 221954St Laurence RC Church and PresbyteryDrumchapel GlasgowScotland 
Item 13 of 221955Roman Catholic Church, with Presbytery (etc), Drumchapel Housing SiteDrumchapel GlasgowScotland 
Item 14 of 221955St Mary's ChurchBornishSouth UistInverness-shireScotland 
Item 15 of 221955St Philip RC ChurchRuchazie GlasgowScotland 
Item 16 of 221957RC Church of St Francis and Franciscan Friary  DundeeScotlandChurch
Item 17 of 221957St Paul's RC ChurchWhiteinch GlasgowScotland 
Item 18 of 221958Marionville  EdinburghScotlandInternal alterations
Item 19 of 221958St Francis Xavier RC ChurchFalkirk StirlingshireScotland 
Item 20 of 221958University of St Andrews, St Mary's CollegeSt Andrews FifeScotlandSouth extension to library (cost: 85,000)
Item 21 of 221960sCraiglockhart Hydropathic InstitutionCraiglockhart EdinburghScotlandAlterations?
Item 22 of 221962St Mary's Star of the Sea RC ChurchLargs AyrshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 1Municipal Annual1964Scottish Municipal Annual1964-1965  

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architectural practice:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 7Builder7 March 1952  p352
Item 2 of 7Builder10 October 1952  p529
Item 3 of 7Builder5 December 1952  p852
Item 4 of 7Builder19 December 1952  p925
Item 5 of 7Builder9 October 1953  p561
Item 6 of 7Builder14 January 1955  p116
Item 7 of 7Builder11 February 1955  p276

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architectural practice:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Drew ConlonInformation sent to Dictionary Sent July 2012