Basic Biographical Details

Name: George Turner Watt
Designation: Architect
Born: c. 1892
Died: 28 May 1915
Bio Notes: George Turner Watt was born c.1892, the fifth son of David Watt, schoolmaster of Muiravonside, Stirlingshire. He served his apprenticeship with William H Scott of Linlithgow ('William M Scott' in his 'Scotsman' obituary, but this is presumably a misprint) and subsequently assisted in a Glasgow office. His career was cut short by the First World War, during which he served as a Lance Corporal in the 9th Highland Light Infantry (known as Lance-Corporal Turner). He was injured in France on 18 May 1915 and died from his wounds on 28 May at Bevan Military Hospital, Sandgate, Kent.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Glasgow, ScotlandPrivate/businessc. 19121914Assisted in Glasgow office immediately prior to outbreak of First World War

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 1William Malcolm Scottc. 1907c. 1912Apprentice 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Scotsman31 May 1915  p10 - brief obituary