Basic Biographical Details
|Name: ||Arthur Robert Doggart |
|Designation: ||Architect |
|Born: || |
|Died: || |
|Bio Notes: ||Arthur Robert Doggart was articled to Williamson & Inglis of Kirkcaldy from 1903. On completion of his apprenticeship in 1907 he emigrated to Montreal where he worked as assistant to Nobbs & Hyde of 49 Beaver Hall Hill for four years. He then spent eight months of 1911 with Ross & MacFarlane, who also had offices at Beaver Hall Hill. Doggart returned to Scotland later in 1911 to spend a year studying at Edinburgh College of Art, but by December 1912 he was back in Canada, passing the qualifying exam in Toronto in that month. He rejoined his former employer George Allen Ross, now in a new partnership of Ross & Macdonald, as assistant. He was admitted ARIBA on 9 June 1913; his proposers being Percy Erskine Nobbs, Philip John Turner, George Allen Ross and George Hubbard. |
It is as yet not known if he practised independently at some point.
Private and Business Addresses
|The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:|
| ||Address||Type||Date from||Date to||Notes|
|1201, Mount Royal Avenue, Montreal, Canada||Private||1913 *|| || |
* earliest date known from documented sources.
Employment and Training
|The following archives hold material relating to this architect:|
| ||Source||Archive Name||Source Catalogue No.||Notes|
|RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum||RIBA Nomination Papers|| ||A v21 no2407 (microfilm reel 21)|