Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas Hyslop Ure
Designation: Architect
Born: 1863
Died: Late 1913
Bio Notes: Thomas Hyslop Ure (generally known as T Hyslop Ure) was born in 1863 and practised in Dunfermline. There must have been some connection with George Mackie Watson of Edinburgh who was three years older as they produced a joint design in the competition for the Carnegie Public Baths in Dunfermline. From c.1910 Ure was in partnership with David Beveridge, who continued the practice after Ure's death late in 1913. James Shearer was a pupil.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 3Carnegie Street, Dunfermline, Fife, ScotlandPrivate 1914 
Item 2 of 343, Carnegie Street, Dunfermline, Fife, ScotlandBusinessBefore 1900After 1909 
Item 3 of 3116, High Street, Dunfermline, Fife, ScotlandBusinessBefore 19131914 

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Ure & Beveridgec. 19101914Partner 

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 5Arthur James Marshall18941899Apprentice 
Item 2 of 5Thomas Rutherford18961901 or 1902Apprentice 
Item 3 of 5James Grant ShearerSeptember 1897November 1901Apprentice 
Item 4 of 5Reginald Buchanan Urquhart1899November 1903Apprentice 
Item 5 of 5Thomas Rutherford1901 or 19021902 or 1903Assistant 

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 57 Double CottageAberdour FifeScotlandDate unknown
Item 2 of 571883Pilmuir Linen WorksDunfermline FifeScotlandIncorporating earlier buildings
Item 3 of 57c. 1885(?)Warehouse for Andrew Reid & CompanyDunfermline FifeScotlandExtension
Item 4 of 571887Townhill Free Church ManseDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 5 of 571892Kelty Free Church ManseKelty FifeScotland 
Item 6 of 571892Premises of John Summerville, High StreetCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 7 of 571892Tenement of housesCrossgates FifeScotland 
Item 8 of 571893Blairadam Tavern, tenement and innKelty FifeScotland 
Item 9 of 571893Dwelling for John Stocks, HillendInverkeithing FifeScotland 
Item 10 of 571893Star TavernDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 11 of 571893Townhill Free ChurchDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 12 of 571895Dunfermline Bowling ClubDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 13 of 571895Kelty Free ChurchKelty FifeScotlandWon competition and secured job
Item 14 of 5718962-18 MaygateDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 15 of 571896Bakery, bread shop, hall etc for Townhill Industrial Co-operative SocietyDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 16 of 571897Masonic HallCrossgates FifeScotlandConversion into dwelling houses
Item 17 of 571897Wellwood Bowling ClubDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 18 of 571898Tenement for Thomas RutherfordKelty FifeScotland 
Item 19 of 571899Double cottage for Robert Gardiner, Moss-sideCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 20 of 571899Four dwelling houses for Thomas Muir and John GrayLochgelly FifeScotland 
Item 21 of 571899Tenement for Henry Archibald, Moss-sideCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 22 of 571899Tenement for John GilbertLochgelly FifeScotland 
Item 23 of 571900Dunfermline Cricket Club, Lady's MillDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 24 of 571901Branch shop for the Kelty Co-operative SocietyKelty FifeScotland 
Item 25 of 571901Dunfermline Union Club premisesDunfermline FifeScotlandAlterations and additions
Item 26 of 571901Kelty Co-operative Society premisesKelty FifeScotlandAdditions and alterations
Item 27 of 571901Low Valleyfield, housesLow Valleyfield FifeScotland 
Item 28 of 571901Stables etc for the Kelty Co-operative SocietyKelty FifeScotland 
Item 29 of 571901Tenement for James Mitchell, Moss-sideCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 30 of 571901Tenement of shop and dwelling houses, High StreetCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 31 of 571902Carnegie Public Baths and gymnasiumDunfermline FifeScotlandUnsuccessful competition design published - design in conjunction with George Mackie Watson
Item 32 of 571902Dwelling house, seven-stalled stable etc, Moss-side, for James OrrockCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 33 of 571902Foulford SchoolCowdenbeath FifeScotlandHeadmaster's and janitor's houses
Item 34 of 571902Masonic ArmsCowdenbeath FifeScotlandAdditions and alterations
Item 35 of 571902National Bank of Scotland, Cowdenbeath BranchCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 36 of 571903Blairadam Tavern, tenement and innKelty FifeScotlandReconstruction
Item 37 of 571903Shop, dwelling house and stableGlencraig FifeScotland 
Item 38 of 571903Shops and dwelling house for Edward HendersonHill of Beath FifeScotland 
Item 39 of 571903Tenement of shops and dwelling houses, High StreetCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 40 of 571904Foulford SchoolCowdenbeath FifeScotlandManual training room
Item 41 of 571904Lassodie SchoolLassodie FifeScotlandExtension
Item 42 of 571904Public School, Broad StreetCowdenbeath FifeScotlandLaundry and cookery classrooms
Item 43 of 571904TenementCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 44 of 571904Town HallCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 45 of 571905Cowdenbeath Free ChurchCowdenbeath FifeScotlandAlterations and additions
Item 46 of 571906Eastablished Church ManseKelty FifeScotland 
Item 47 of 571907Victoria BarLochgelly FifeScotlandReconstruction
Item 48 of 571908GuildhallDunfermline FifeScotlandInternal alterations
Item 49 of 571908Miners' cottagesFordell FifeScotlandAlterations
Item 50 of 571909Commercial building with shop at ground floorDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 51 of 571909Dwelling houses for D PenmanLochgelly FifeScotland 
Item 52 of 571909Dwelling houses for John HendersonKelty FifeScotland 
Item 53 of 571909Roller Skating RinkCowdenbeath FifeScotland 
Item 54 of 571909Town House, High Street and Hall StreetLochgelly FifeScotlandHS attribution (but gives no source for this, apart from inscribed and dated plaque)
Item 55 of 571910Tenement for St Margaret's Lodge of ShepherdsDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 56 of 571911Limekilns Primary School and Teacher's HouseLimekilns FifeScotland 
Item 57 of 571911Townhill Primary SchoolDunfermline FifeScotlandExtension


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1Pride, Glen L1999The Kingdom of Fife2nd EditionThe Rutland Pressp73

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder2 January 1914v106 p25 - obituary