Basic Biographical Details
|Name: ||Charles Wilson Glass |
|Designation: ||Architect |
|Born: || |
|Died: || |
|Bio Notes: ||Charles Wilson Glass was articled to Bryden & Robertson of Glasgow from 1909 to 1913 and studied at Glasgow School of Architecture from 1910 to 1914. In the latter year he spent six months as draughtsman to Bryden & Robertson before moving to H M Office of Works. Only three months after entering the latter office his career was interrupted by military service, Glass being posted to Belgium, France, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Serbia and Bulgaria. |
After the war in 1919 he resumed his employment with the Office of Works, this time as Assistant Architect in the Chinese office. He transferred to a similar post in the London office in 1925 and passed the Special Examination at the RIBA in December the following year. He was admitted ARIBA on 28 March 1927, his proposers being James Cumming Wynnes, Frederick Chatterton and John Hatton Markham. At that time he was still working in the London Office of Works, and was living at 'Home', Sandy Lane, Cheam, Surrey.
Private and Business Addresses
|The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:|
| ||Address||Type||Date from||Date to||Notes|
|Home, Sandy Lane, Cheam, Surrey, England||Private||1927 *|| || |
* earliest date known from documented sources.
Employment and Training
|The following archives hold material relating to this architect:|
| ||Source||Archive Name||Source Catalogue No.||Notes|
|RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum||RIBA Nomination Papers|| ||A no4058 (box 6)|