Basic Biographical Details

Name: James Ramsay Ree
Born: 8 August 1918
Bio Notes: James Ramsay Ree was born on 8 August 1918, the son of James Ramsay Ree, baker, and his wife Robina Shepherd Herd. He studied architecture at Dundee College of Art. He was elected ARIBA in 1949. At about this time he was living in Forfar where he remained until at least 1954. He had moved to Edinburgh by the 1960s. He had a post with the City Architect's Department by the late 1970s.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 299, Lilybank Crescent, Forfar, Angus, ScotlandPrivatec. 1948 *  
Item 2 of 257, East Claremont Street, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate1960s  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh City Architect's Department (Edinburgh Corporation)1960sAfter 1979Architect 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 3RIBA1950The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 2 of 3RIBA1964The RIBA Kalendar 1963-64   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1979Directory of members   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Archives (via Scotlands People)Statutory births