Basic Biographical Details

Name: Greenock Corporation
Designation: Architectural practice
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Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Greenock, Renfrewshire, ScotlandBusiness   

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 11Robert FraterAugust 1919 *   
Item 2 of 11Allan Stewart McNairAugust 1922November 1923Draughtsman 
Item 3 of 11George Gibson19251928AssistantAssistant to Master of Works, Corporation of Greenock
Item 4 of 11John Gillespie19281957AssistantLater Principal Architectural Assistant
Item 5 of 11John Bolton19361938AssistantIn the housing department
Item 6 of 11John Tonner19371939Assistant Architect 
Item 7 of 11John Tonner1939Before 1944Principal Architect 
Item 8 of 11William G Dawson7 April 1952(?)Principal ArchitectTo take up post on 7 April 1952, after moving from post of Senior Assistant Architect with Middlesbrough Corporation
Item 9 of 11William KellyBefore 195 Surveyor 
Item 10 of 11James Watson1965 *After 1970ArchitectAs Burgh Architect and Town Planning Officer
Item 11 of 11Christopher Charles MacIntosh Buntain1970s Architect 

* 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 6 Hillend ClinicGreenock RenfrewshireScotlandJohn Tonner as architect, either for Greenock Corporation or for Stewart, Tough & Alexander
Item 2 of 6Before 1945Lady Alice SchoolGreenock RenfrewshireScotlandJohn Tonner as assistant either to Boston, Menzies & Morton or to Greenock Corporation
Item 3 of 6Before 1945Ruthrieston InstituteGreenock RenfrewshireScotlandJohn Tonner as architect, either for Greenock Corporation or for Stewart, Tough & Alexander
Item 4 of 6Before 1945Watt Memorial SchoolGreenock RenfrewshireScotlandUnspecified work - John Tonner as assistant either to Boston, Menzies & Morton or to Greenock Corporation
Item 5 of 61950Housing Scheme, Newton and Wood StreetsFort Matilda GreenockScotlandCorporation to erect
Item 6 of 616 January 1959Reconstruction, site of Greenock Central StationGreenock RenfrewshireScotlandcarrying out site preparation work per Builder p165

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architectural practice:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder4 August 1950  p172