Basic Biographical Details

Name: James Lamb
Designation: Architect
Born: 1786
Bio Notes: James Lamb was born about 1786 and in 1841 is described as an architect and land surveyor. He practised in Paisley, Renfrewshire, and was probably the father of the architect James Jamieson Lamb (born 1817).

He died in the 1840s.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland(?)Business1828  
Item 2 of 2Underwood Street, Paisley, Renfrewshire, ScotlandPrivate1841 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 31828Paisley AbbeyPaisley RenfrewshireScotlandRepairs
Item 2 of 31836South Parish ChurchPaisley RenfrewshireScotlandOriginal church
Item 3 of 31848Paisley InfirmaryPaisley RenfrewshireScotlandReconstruction and enlargement of Infirmary of 1804-05


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p33, p95

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1Census records onlineCensuses