Basic Biographical Details

Name: Hugh Thomson
Designation: Architect
Born: 1862
Died: 1935
Bio Notes: Hugh Thomson was born in 1862 and practised in Saltcoats where he was a JP. He died in 1935. At some point his practice became Hugh Thomson & Sons; it is unclear whether this occurred while he was still alive, or whether this name was used by his sons after his death.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 160, Hamilton Street, Saltcoats, Ayrshire, ScotlandPrivate/businessBefore 1901 *After 1911 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 1Hugh Thomson & Sons  Partner 

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 11 The King's Arms HotelDalry AyrshireScotlandDate of involvement unclear
Item 2 of 111875Stevenston Public SchoolStevenston AyrshireScotland 
Item 3 of 111904Ardeer Parish Church ManseStevenston AyrshireScotland 
Item 4 of 111905Monkredding House  AyrshireScotlandAddition of new wing and porch and probably also the lodge house at the gates
Item 5 of 111906Trust BarStevenston AyrshireScotland 
Item 6 of 111907Co-operative Society buildingStevenston AyrshireScotland 
Item 7 of 111907High Kirk HallsStevenston AyrshireScotland 
Item 8 of 111913Tenement, Queen StreetPaisley RenfrewshireScotland 
Item 9 of 111930Housing, Kerr AvenueSaltcoats AyrshireScotlandMay be involved but almost 70 by then and his sons in charge of practice
Item 10 of 111930Housing, Westside ParkSaltcoats AyrshireScotlandMay be involved but almost 70 by then and his sons in charge of practice
Item 11 of 11c. 1930War MemorialStevenston AyrshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1Measurers\' Companion1911The Scottish Architects' and Measurers' Companion   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder30 August 1935  Obituary - p356