Basic Biographical Details

Name: Lane Bremner & Garnett
Born: January 1961
Bio Notes: John A Lane, Duncan S Bremner and Dennis J R Garnett formed the practice of Lane Bremner & Garnett in January 1961. The three partners had met in 1960 whilst on National Service. Together they had won the competition for the Council Buildings in Dumbarton.

In the later 1970s they designed a number of primary schools for Strathclyde Regional Council

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 4125, Douglas Street, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness19611970 
Item 2 of 4Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire, ScotlandBusinessLate 1960s  
Item 3 of 469, Berkeley Street, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness19701994 
Item 4 of 4118, Cowgate, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness1975 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 5John Armstrong LaneJanuary 1961 Partner 
Item 2 of 5Duncan Shearer BremnerJanuary 1961 Partner 
Item 3 of 5Dennis John Richard GarnettJanuary 19611994Partner 
Item 4 of 5David WylieLate 1970sEarly 1980sArchitect 
Item 5 of 5Gerry HenaughenLate 1970sEarly 1980sArchitect 

Buildings and Designs

This 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 521960Dunbartonshire County Council OfficesDumbarton DunbartonshireScotlandWon competition and secured job.
Item 2 of 521963House alterations for Dr Mackenzie   ScotlandAlterations
Item 3 of 521964Martins GarageKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 4 of 521965Office for CruickshankKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 5 of 521966House and entrance roadTarbet ArgyllScotland 
Item 6 of 521966House for J M GalbraithLoch Lomond DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 7 of 521967Arrochar HotelArrochar DunbartonshireScotlandPublic bar and extension/reconstruction
Item 8 of 521967Gartocharn Primary School  GlasgowScotland 
Item 9 of 521967Tennis clubKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 10 of 521968Kirkhill Primary SchoolBroxburn West LothianScotlandWon competition to secure job
Item 11 of 521968Service stationTarbet ArgyllScotland 
Item 12 of 521968Tarbet HotelTarbet DunbartonshireScotlandAlterations
Item 13 of 521969St Joseph's SchoolCumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 14 of 521970Housing in Langmuir RoadBargeddie LanarkshireScotland 
Item 15 of 521970McLays garage and showroom   Scotland 
Item 16 of 521970Premises for Usher Walker Printing Inks   Scotland 
Item 17 of 52Before 1970Commercial garage, showroom and petrol filling stationBarrow-in-Furness LancashireEngland 
Item 18 of 52Before 1970Commercial garage, showroom and petrol filling station  GlasgowScotland 
Item 19 of 52Before 1970Dairy farm and farmhouseUlverston LancashireEngland 
Item 20 of 52Before 1970Depots and other work for Shell and BP   ScotlandModifications and developments at depots
Item 21 of 52Before 1970Lennox CastleLennoxtown StirlingshireScotlandSupporting architectural services in respect of engineering works.
Item 22 of 52c. 1970St Joseph's RC ChurchCumbernauld LanarkshireScotlandConstruction in progess
Item 23 of 521971Bungalow extensions, Burnside AvenueKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotlandExtension
Item 24 of 521971Double garage and sauna, Victoria RoadLenzie DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 25 of 521971FactoryPaisley RenfrewshireScotland 
Item 26 of 521971Primary School, KnightsridgeLivingston West LothianScotland 
Item 27 of 521972Lennox CastleLennoxtown StirlingshireScotlandAlterations - cost 500,000
Item 28 of 521972Local Authority housingKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 29 of 521972Vale of Leven AcademyAlexandria DunbartonshireScotlandExtension - new blocks added on CLASP system
Item 30 of 521973Bishopton Health CentreBishopton RenfrewshireScotland 
Item 31 of 521973Deanburn Primary SchoolBo'ness (Borrowstouness) West LothianScotlandExtension
Item 32 of 521974Sheltered housingWest Calder MidlothianScotland 
Item 33 of 521974Sheltered housingRothesayButeButeScotland 
Item 34 of 521974Tarbet HotelTarbet DunbartonshireScotlandAlterations and extensions
Item 35 of 521975BungalowBothwell LanarkshireScotland 
Item 36 of 521975Sheltered housingGreenock RenfrewshireScotland 
Item 37 of 521976Bungalow conversion for ShawMilngavie DunbartonshireScotlandConversion
Item 38 of 521976Bungalow extension, Burnside AvenueKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotlandExtension
Item 39 of 521976Tenements, Arcadia Street  GlasgowScotlandRestoration and conversion of 80 tenements to 62 flats
Item 40 of 521977Luggiebank HouseKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotlandConversion of 17th century farmhouse to printing works
Item 41 of 5219783 housing modernisation schemes for Strathkelvin District Council   Scotland 
Item 42 of 5219783 housing schemesQueens Cross GlasgowScotland 
Item 43 of 521978Central Govan areaGovan GlasgowScotlandUpgrade of 60 closes, backcourts and general area.
Item 44 of 521979Sheltered housingPort Glasgow RenfrewshireScotlandSketch scheme
Item 45 of 521980Bungalow extensions, Burnside AvenueKirkintilloch DunbartonshireScotlandFurther extension
Item 46 of 521980Health CentreGreenock RenfrewshireScotland 
Item 47 of 521980Sheltered housingPriesthill GlasgowScotlandSketch plans
Item 48 of 52Before 1981Adult training centre for Strathclyde Region   Scotland 
Item 49 of 52Before 1981Sheltered housing schemes for Bield Housing Association   Scotland 
Item 50 of 521982St John's and Renfield UF Church  GlasgowScotlandRepairs and restoration
Item 51 of 521984Villa, 18 Whittinghame Drive  GlasgowScotlandRestoration
Item 52 of 521988Refurbishment of psychiatric wards for NHS   ScotlandRefurbishment


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 4Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp145
Item 2 of 4RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981   
Item 3 of 4RIBA1987RIBA Directory of Members 1987   
Item 4 of 4Walker, Frank Arneil1986South Clyde Estuary: An Illustrated Architectural Guide to Inverclyde and Renfrew  p124

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1 Information sent by Dennis J R Garnett to the Dictionary, October 2011