Basic Biographical Details

Name: Alan Reiach Eric Hall & Partners
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: April 1965
Bio Notes:  

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 116, Moray Place, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1964 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 16Eric Walker Hall1965 Partner 
Item 2 of 16Alan Reiach1965 Partner 
Item 3 of 16James Stuart Renton1965 Partner 
Item 4 of 16(Professor) George Alexander Macnab (misspelt McNab)1965 Partner 
Item 5 of 16Thomas White1965 Associate 
Item 6 of 16Robert Arthur Clunas1965 Architect 
Item 7 of 16John James Springford1965 Architect 
Item 8 of 16Robert ('Bob') Dawson1965Mid 1970s  
Item 9 of 16(Professor) George Alexander Macnab (misspelt McNab)19651982Partner 
Item 10 of 16Peter Burnett Caird19651985Architect 
Item 11 of 16William Alistair MillerApril 1965(?) Partner 
Item 12 of 16John ('Jack') Reid Oberlander19661967Associate 
Item 13 of 16Leslie Douglas Mitchell1967 Partner 
Item 14 of 16John ('Jack') Reid Oberlander19671983Partner 
Item 15 of 16Ian Allison Paton1970s Architect 
Item 16 of 16Archibald James Campbell Clark1 December 19861 May 2011Architect 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice 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 611960sForres AcademyForres MorayshireScotlandAlso swimming pool, uncertain date perhaps 1970s
Item 2 of 611960sHaddington 'face-lift' improvement schemeHaddington East LothianScotland 
Item 3 of 611960sKnox Academy, Primary SchoolHaddington East LothianScotland 
Item 4 of 611960sSecondary SchoolKilmarnock AyrshireScotland 
Item 5 of 611960sSenior Secondary SchoolKilwinning AyrshireScotland 
Item 6 of 611961City Infectious Diseases HospitalColinton EdinburghScotland3 twin-ward upgrade.
Item 7 of 611962City Hospital, medical residency for 36 doctors  EdinburghScotland 
Item 8 of 611963Glasgow post offices  GlasgowScotlandRemodelling
Item 9 of 611963Post offices  EdinburghScotlandUpgrades - with Caird as partner in charge
Item 10 of 611964Fire StationHaddington East LothianScotlandPerhaps begun by Reiach and continued in the partnership?
Item 11 of 611965St Mungo's Church and hallCumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 12 of 611965University of Edinburgh Appleton Tower (First Year Science Building)  EdinburghScotland 
Item 13 of 61After 1965Bow Yett housing developmentTorphichen West LothianScotland 
Item 14 of 61After 1965North Gate housing developmentTorphichen West LothianScotland 
Item 15 of 61After 1965University of Liverpool, Veterinary Field StationLeahurst LiverpoolEngland 
Item 16 of 61After 1965Western General Hospital, Medical Research Council Building  EdinburghScotland 
Item 17 of 611966Craigleith House  EdinburghScotlandRedevelopment
Item 18 of 611966Dumbarton Civic Theatre and Community CentreDumbarton DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 19 of 611966Gallery and offices for Scottish Arts Council  EdinburghScotland 
Item 20 of 611966New Club  EdinburghScotlandRedevelopment
Item 21 of 611966Waverley Station, Booking Hall  EdinburghScotland 
Item 22 of 611967City Hospital, Pavilion 7  EdinburghScotlandWith Peter Caird as partner in charge
Item 23 of 611967Denny Civic TheatreDenny StirlingshireScotland 
Item 24 of 611967German Church  EdinburghScotlandExecutant architects
Item 25 of 611967Greendykes Children's CentreCraigmillar EdinburghScotland 
Item 26 of 611967Preparatory School for Girls, St George's School for Girls  EdinburghScotland 
Item 27 of 611968Heriot-Watt University, Maths, Physics and Chemistry departmentsRiccarton MidlothianScotland 
Item 28 of 611968Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton CampusRiccarton Midlothian  
Item 29 of 611969Bush House, Tropical Veterinary Medicine CentreRoslin MidlothianScotland 
Item 30 of 611969Edinburgh Royal Lunatic Asylum  EdinburghScotlandWard upgrading - with James Stewart Renton as partner in charge
Item 31 of 611969Friends' Provident and Century Group offices  EdinburghScotlandRemodelling of existing offices
Item 32 of 611969Heriot-Watt University, sports centreRiccarton West LothianScotland 
Item 33 of 611969Office block, 2, 2A and 3 Queen Street  EdinburghScotland 
Item 34 of 611969Offices for rent for Scottish Life Assurance Company  EdinburghScotland 
Item 35 of 611969University of Edinburgh, Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons  EdinburghScotlandAdditions
Item 36 of 61Late 1960sColeraine Technical CollegeColeraine LondonerryNorthern Ireland 
Item 37 of 611970Festival Centre, Castle Terrace site  Edinburgh, MidlothianScotlandThird scheme for Festival Centre
Item 38 of 611970Housing schemes for SSHA   ScotlandWork planned.
Item 39 of 611970Office block, 10 and 12 Young Street  EdinburghScotland 
Item 40 of 611970Police Headquarters  EdinburghScotlandwork planned
Item 41 of 611970University of Stirling, sports buildings with swimming poolStirling StirlingshireScotlandWork planned.
Item 42 of 611970Veterinary College  EdinburghScotlandWork planned.
Item 43 of 611970Western General Hospital, Human Genetics block  EdinburghScotland 
Item 44 of 611971Burrell Collection  GlasgowScotlandAlan Reiach probably responsible as he signed a number of the competition drawings.
Item 45 of 611971Orchard Brae House  EdinburghScotland 
Item 46 of 611971Stock Exchange premises  EdinburghScotlandInvestigation and demolition the following year
Item 47 of 611972Heriot-Watt University, Petroleum Engineering DepartmentRiccarton EdinburghScotlandPhase I
Item 48 of 611972Offices at North St David Street, west side  EdinburghScotland 
Item 49 of 611972SSHA housing, BranshillNew Sauchie ClackmannanshireScotland 
Item 50 of 61197347 Iona Street  EdinvburghScotlandAlterations
Item 51 of 611973Heriot-Watt University, Department of Civil EngineeringRiccarton MidlothianScotland 
Item 52 of 611973Office development for Alex Lawrie  GlasgowScotland 
Item 53 of 611974Inverleith HouseInverleith EdinburghScotlandExtension
Item 54 of 611974Offices for Friends Provident, Charlotte Lane  EdinburghScotland 
Item 55 of 61Before 1975Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton Campus, students' hostelsRiccarton MidliothianScotland 
Item 56 of 61Before 1975University of St Andrews, students' hostelSt Andrews FifeScotland 
Item 57 of 611977George Wolfe HouseTorphichen West LothianScotlandAdditions
Item 58 of 611977Small House on Site Belonging to Hay Bryson Esq  EdinburghScotland 
Item 59 of 611978Challenger LodgeTrinity EdinburghScotlandAddition of SW wing for St Columba's Hospice
Item 60 of 611982Warehouse, Dundas Street and Eyre Place  EdinburghScotlandConversion to Savings Bank office and computer centre
Item 61 of 611983St George's School, Arts Block  EdinburghScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 4Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp132
Item 2 of 4Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp162-3 New Club
p165-7 Appleton Tower, University of Edinburgh
Item 3 of 4Municipal Annual1964Scottish Municipal Annual1964-1965  
Item 4 of 4Willis, Peter1977New architecture in Scotland  p84-7 The New Club

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architectural practice:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building3 March 1967  p77