Basic Biographical Details

Name: George Leslie Strath
Designation: Architect
Born: 14 August 1920
Died: 18 May 1999
Bio Notes: George Leslie Strath was born on 14 August 1920, the son of George Irvine Strath, and his wife Jane Leslie. He was admitted ARIBA in 1948. In 1950 his address was Ruthrie, Banff. He subsequently obtained a post in the City Architect's Department in Aberdeen and was still there in 1979.

In about 1994 Strath was based in Aberfeldy. He remained there until his death on 18 May 1999, survived by his wife, Rhoda Duncan Bell, a retired schoolteacher. He was a retired ARIAS at that time.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 318, Cherrylea, Auchterarder, Perthshire, ScotlandPrivate 1999 
Item 2 of 3Ruthrie, Bellevue Road, Banff, Banffshire, ScotlandPrivatec. 1948  
Item 3 of 33, Farragon Drive, Aberfeldy, Perthshire, ScotlandPrivate/business(?)Before 1994  

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 1Aberdeen City Architect's Department (later City of Aberdeen District Council Architects Division)1970 *After 1979Architect 

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 4RIBA1948The RIBA Kalendar 1948-1949 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 2 of 4RIBA1950The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 3 of 4RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 4 of 4RIBA1979Directory of members   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2H M Register HouseDeath Register  
Item 2 of 2School of Architecture, Garthdee, Aberdeen, RGIT: former pupils, 1937-1970Galletly, James