Basic Biographical Details

Name: James David Robertson
Designation: Architect
Born: 1877
Died: February 1945
Bio Notes: James David Robertson was assistant to Henry Vaughan Lanchester when Lanchester first started in practice in about 1891 or 1892. He later emigrated to South Africa, setting up practice in Balawayo with Reed Nelson. Robertson was elected LRIBA in 1911 and later FRIBA. He died in February 1945.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2Balawayo, South AfricaBusiness   
Item 2 of 2London, EnglandPrivate/business1891 *  

* 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 1Henry Vaughan Lanchesterc. 1891 Assistant 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder23 February 1945  Obituary p159