Basic Biographical Details

Name: Andrew Wilson
Designation: Architect
Born: c. 1870
Bio Notes: Andrew Wilson was born c. 1870 and studied at Glasgow School of Art in 1886-7. He was first assistant and then partner of Robert Thomson in Glasgow in the late 1890s, and inherited his practice on his death in 1914.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 321, Bothwell Street, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness1902 *  
Item 2 of 3156, George Street, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness1929 *  
Item 3 of 3206, Findlay Drive, Glasgow, ScotlandPrivate1929 *  

* 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 2Robert ThomsonBefore 1898After 1899Assistant 
Item 2 of 2Robert ThomsonAfter 1899c. 1914Partner 

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 21894North British Rubber Building  GlasgowScotlandOriginal building - mainly responsible for design, as assistant to Robert Thomson
Item 2 of 21899Glasgow Evening News building  GlasgowScotlandOriginal building - mainly responsible for design, as assistant to Robert Thomson


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Information from Alexander Wright; research by Iain Paterson