Basic Biographical Details

Name: Andrew Rankine
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Andrew Rankine was articled to Thomas Frame & Son of Alloa on 1 August 1911. On 30 September 1915, after completing his apprenticeship, he was engaged on active war service, but he returned to the same office as assistant on 3 February 1919. On 2 March the following year he move to Hull to work for John Bilson. He passed the qualifying exam in July 1922 and was admitted ARIBA late that year, his proposers being Bilson, William Snowball Walker and Llewellyn Kitchen, all of Hull. At that time he was still working for Bilson.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 114, Beresford Avenue, Hull, Yorkshire, EnglandPrivate1922 *  

* 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 3Thomas Frame & Son1 August 191130 September 1915Apprentice 
Item 2 of 3Thomas Frame & Son3 February 19192 March 1920Assistant 
Item 3 of 3John Bilson2 March 1920After 1922Assistant 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3John BilsonLate 1922for Associateship
Item 2 of 3Llewellyn KitchenLate 1922for Associateship
Item 3 of 3William Snowball WalkerLate 1922for Associateship


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A no3596 (microfilm reel 27)