Basic Biographical Details

Name: Alwyn Brunow Waters
Designation: Architect
Died: 25 January 1988
Bio Notes: Alwyn Brunow Waters was an assistant to Robert Weir Schultz from the early 1920s. He left the office in 1930, after which Schultz employed no assistants of any kind. Waters was elected ARIBA in 1933 and FRIBA in 1945. In 1950 he was MBE, GM and was a partner in the practice A Llewellyn Smith & Waters. He was still in this practice in 1970. In 1975 he was practising as A B Waters & Partners with office in London and Edinburgh. In 1979 he was senior partner the Waters Jamieson Partnership which was the successor to A Llewellyn Smith & Waters and which still operated from the same address in Old Brompton Road.

He died on 25 January 1988.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2London, EnglandBusiness   
Item 2 of 2103, Old Brompton Road, London, EnglandPrivate/business(?)Before 1970After 1979 

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 5Robert Weir SchultzEarly 1920s1930Assistant 
Item 2 of 5A Llewellyn Smith & Waters1950s1970sPartner 
Item 3 of 5A B Waters & Partners1975 * Partner 
Item 4 of 5Waters, Ross-Smith, Jamieson Partnershipc. 1975 Partner 
Item 5 of 5Waters Jamieson Partnership1981 Senior Partner 

* earliest date known from documented sources.


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 5Ian Henry Dodd7 October 1970For Fellowship
Item 2 of 5Brian Geoffrey Fender8 October 1965For Fellowship
Item 3 of 5Raymond Seward Laskey6 October 1965for Fellowship
Item 4 of 5Francis Henry Lloyd6 January 1955for Associateship
Item 5 of 5Francis Henry Lloyd6 October 1965for Fellowship

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 241960s(?)Brewery for Tennant Caledonian  GlasgowScotland 
Item 2 of 241970sCraighall SchoolTrinity EdinburghScotlandAlterations? - may not be involved
Item 3 of 241970sHearts of Oak Benefit Society  AberdeenScotlandRefurbishment perhaps not involved?
Item 4 of 241970sHydropathic InstitutionNorth Berwick East LothianScotlandRebuilding? Extensions? (May not be involved)
Item 5 of 241970sOffices for Livingston Development CorporationLivingston West LothianScotlandPerhaps not involved?
Item 6 of 241970sOffices for MarkhamLivingston West LothianScotlandPerhaps not involved?
Item 7 of 241970sOil rigLivingston West LothianScotlandMay not be involved
Item 8 of 241970sPower Station  FifeScotlandPerhpas not involved?
Item 9 of 241970sRoyal Bank of ScotlandLivingston West LothianScotlandPerhaps not involved?
Item 10 of 241970sRoyal Bank of Scotland branch  EdinburghScotlandPerhaps not involved?
Item 11 of 241970sTelephone exchangeDuntocher DunbartonshireScotlandPerhaps not involved?
Item 12 of 241970sTurnhouse Airport  EdinburghScotlandOffices for BP- perhaps not involved?
Item 13 of 241970sWarehouse for Associated Biscuits  GlasgowScotlandPerhaps not involved?
Item 14 of 24Before 1975Livingston Inn for DryboroughGreenock RenfrewshireScotland 
Item 15 of 24Before 1975Offices for NCR (National Cash Registers)  GlasgowScotland 
Item 16 of 24Before 1975Telephone Exchange industrial zone at Ashford HospitalAshford KentEngland 
Item 17 of 24Before 1975Warehouse for Associated BiscuitsBirkenshaw YorkshireEngland 
Item 18 of 24Before 1975Warehouse for HooverAirdrie LanarkshireScotland 
Item 19 of 241978Safeway SupermarketMorningside EdinburghScotlandMay not be involved
Item 20 of 24Late 1970sDominion Cinema  EdinburghScotlandRebuilding? Extensions?
Item 21 of 24Late 1970sHousing, Carnegie Street  EdinburghScotlandMay not be involved?
Item 22 of 24Late 1970sHousing, Crown Terrace  GlasgowScotlandMay not be involved?
Item 23 of 24Late 1970sIce rinkGogarpark EdinburghScotlandMay not be involved?
Item 24 of 24Late 1970sSafeway supermarketLivingston West LothianScotlandMay not be involved


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1Ottewill, David1979Robert Weir Schultz (1860-1951): An Arts and Crafts Architect Architectural History v22, 1979, pp87-115 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA JournalApril 1988vol. 95, no. 4London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp. 98