Basic Biographical Details

Name: Robert Douglas
Designation: Architect
Born: c. 1872
Died: 20 July 1915
Bio Notes: Robert Douglas was born about 1872, the son of John Douglas, land steward of the Murrayfield Estate, Lockerbie. He was articled to Frank J C Carruthers in Lockerbie and after gaining further experience in Glasgow and Ayr he returned to Lockerbie where he acquired the business of Mr A Chapman and practised as an architect and surveyor.

He died of the wounds he received while in action at the Dardanelles on 20 July 1915.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, ScotlandBusiness   

Employment and Training

Employers

The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Francis (Frank) James Chambers Carruthers  Apprentice 

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 1James Christopher Rogerson30 June 191131 December 1914ApprenticeWith the exception of war service, 8 January 1915 to 19 March 1919

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 11913Hoddom Parish ChurchHoddomcross DumfriesshireScotlandAlterations

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Dumfries and Galloway Standard21 July 1915  p4

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers L no4420 (box 13). Paper of James Christopher Rogerson.