Basic Biographical Details

Name: Robert Hill McEachern
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Robert Hill McEachern was elected a student member of the RIBA in 1952. Around that time he was living in Bishopton, Renfrewshire. He was admitted ARIBA in 1957 and ARIAS in 1959. He was taken into partnership by the Honeyman Jack & Robertson practice in the late 1960s. He retired in 1994.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 4Holmlea, Laighpark Avenue, Bishopton, Renfrewshire, ScotlandPrivate1952  
Item 2 of 4Windyridge/3, Keith Avenue, Giffnock, Renfrewshire, ScotlandPrivateBefore 1959After 1964 
Item 3 of 413, Allan Park, Stirling, Stirlingshire, ScotlandBusiness1960s1980s 
Item 4 of 4Craiginnan Gardens, Dollar, Clackmannanshire, ScotlandPrivate1970 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 1Honeyman, Jack & RobertsonLate 1960sAfter 1994Partner 

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 111960sScottish Churches HouseDunblane PerthshireScotlandConversion of 18th and 19th century cottages to church house with dining room and library
Item 2 of 111964Church of the Holy RudeStirling StirlingshireScotlandRenovation and choir stalls. Job architect.
Item 3 of 111964Dollar Academy, Playfair blockDollar ClackmannanshireScotlandRepairs and refurbishment from 1964 onwards on main block and masters' houses. Job architect.
Item 4 of 111965Hillhead ChurchKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 5 of 111972Trinity College, Glenalmond, theatre (Robin Thomson Building)Glenalmond PerthshireScotlandAs Project Architect
Item 6 of 111975Sauchieburn HouseSauchie StirlingshireScotland 
Item 7 of 111975Trinity College GlenalmondGlenalmond PerthshireScotlandRestoration from 1975 onwards. Job architect.
Item 8 of 111978Union ClubSt Andrews FifeScotlandRenovation and alterations. Job architect
Item 9 of 111979Westpark Church HallsDeanston StirlingshireScotland 
Item 10 of 111980sLeighton LibraryDunblane PerthshireScotlandRepairs
Item 11 of 111985Housing, Leyden StreetMaryhill GlasgowScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 5Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp145
Item 2 of 5RIBA1954RIBA Kalendar 1953-54   
Item 3 of 5RIBA1964The RIBA Kalendar 1963-64   
Item 4 of 5RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 5 of 5RIBA1994A Directory of RIBA Members   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership