Basic Biographical Details

Name: Archibald Thomson
Designation: Architect
Died: 9 December 1886
Bio Notes: Archibald Thomson seems to have been associated with the firm B Thomson & Sons, Engineers, Leith, being perhaps the architect member. He is described as architect and property agent in his will. He died on 9 December 1886 at Shanklin on the Isle of Wight.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 213, Duke Street, Leith, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusinessc. 18811882 
Item 2 of 279, Duke Street, Leith, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusinessc. 1884c. 1886 

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 71881Park Brewery  DundeeScotlandDate of work may be 1875 see HS List)
Item 2 of 71882Carron warehouse, Commercial Street and Dock PlaceLeith EdinburghScotlandDock Place fašade and presumably alterations to 3 east bays
Item 3 of 71882WarehouseLeith EdinburghScotland 
Item 4 of 71882Warehouse and tenements, Constituion StreetLeith EdinburghScotland 
Item 5 of 7c. 1882Dalmeny Street UP ChurchLeith EdinburghScotlandExecuted design with some adaptations
Item 6 of 71885Engineering Works for Messrs John Cran & Co  EdinburghScotland 
Item 7 of 71885Tenement, 48-52 Great Junction StreetLeith EdinburghScotlandAttributed to Simpson in 'Buildings of Scotland' Edinburgh volume but it appears to be by 'Thomson' from Leith Dean of Guild records (possibly Archibald Thomson?)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2Post Office Directories     
Item 2 of 2Scotlands People Website Wills & Testaments  Edinburgh Sheriff Court Wills Sc70/4/222 and Inventories Sc70/1/255