Basic Biographical Details

Name: George Albert Henry Pearce
Designation: Architect
Born: 1913
Died: 5 January 2005
Bio Notes: George Albert Henry Pearce was born in 1913. He was admitted ARIBA in 1944. He was elected FRIAS in 1965. He was an architect with the Ministry of Public Building & Works, later the Property Services Agency. He died on 5 January 2005.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 3EnglandBusiness   
Item 2 of 3King's Grove, Longniddry, East Lothian, ScotlandPrivate   
Item 3 of 3Fainforth, Glassel Park, Longniddry, East Lothian, ScotlandPrivateBefore 19652005 

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 13 Guildford Civic HallGuildford SurreyEnglandUndated plans and drawings - uncertain whether he was the architect or whether these are competition drawings.
Item 2 of 13c. 1950Coventry CathedralCoventry WarwickshireEnglandUnsuccessful competition designs.
Item 3 of 131962RubeslawLongniddry East LothianScotland 
Item 4 of 131963Royal Botanic Garden, glasshousesInverleith EdinburghScotlandWith John Johnson - as architects for the Department of the Environment
Item 5 of 1315 July 1966HMS Cochrane, RosythRosyth FifeScotlandSuperintending architect for the Scottish Headquarters of the Ministry of Public Building and Works
Item 6 of 131967General Post Office Savings Bank HeadquartersCowglen GlasgowScotlandSuperintending architect
Item 7 of 131968Royal Botanic Garden, Exhibition HallInverleith EdinburghScotland 
Item 8 of 131970sHousesBalmerino FifeScotland 
Item 9 of 131970sHousesLongniddry East LothianScotland 
Item 10 of 131972Macvitties Guest & Co / McVities Guest & Co shop and tea room  EdinburghScotlandUnspecified work (drawings dated)
Item 11 of 131973The HawthornsKirkton of Balmerino FifeScotland 
Item 12 of 131978Longniddry Golf Club, proposed new water tankLongniddry East LothianScotland 
Item 13 of 131979Longniddry Golf Clubhouse and Club Master's HouseLongniddry East LothianScotlandDrawings dated - nature and purpose unspecified; presumably alterations?


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp29, p163 Edinburgh Royal Botanic Garden Plant Houses
Item 2 of 2Willis, Peter1977New architecture in Scotland  p72-3 Plant Houses, Royal Botanic Gardens

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building14 July 1967  p120
Item 2 of 2RIAS Chartered Architect2005v17, no2 Spring issue - death note

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSDrawings Collection Acc No 2005/180
Item 2 of 2RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership