Basic Biographical Details

Name: Peter Whitecross (junior)
Designation: Builder
Died: 18 April 1881
Bio Notes: Peter Whitecross (junior) was the son of Peter Whitecross, a North Berwick builder. Peter junior was active in Prestonpans and North Berwick by at least the mid-1870s, the firm operating as Peter Whitecross & Sons by that date. Peter Whitecross senior died just before 1870. Peter junior, also described as a North Berwick builder, died at sea on his way back from Melbourne, Australia on 18 April 1881.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this builder:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1East Lothian, ScotlandBusiness   

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this builder (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Peter Whitecross & SonsMid 1870s * Partner 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this builder (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1David Sharpe18961898Junior Assistant 

Buildings and Designs

This builder 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 11876North Berwick Burgh SchoolNorth Berwick East LothianScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this builder:
Item 1 of 3McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)   
Item 2 of 3Scotlands People Website Wills & Testaments  Haddington Sherfiff Court SC40/40/7
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