Basic Biographical Details

Name: Marion Hope Inglis (née Lawrie)
Designation: Architect
Born: 15 October 1919
Died: 1 June 1988
Bio Notes: Marion Hope Lawrie was born on 15 October 1919, the daughter of Henry David Lawrie, stockbroker and his wife Rhoda Leyde. She studied at the School of Architecture, Edinburgh College of Art from October 1938. She secured a travelling scholarship in April 1941 which enabled her to examine bomb damage in Manchester, and obtained a National Building Record travelling scholarship that summer, which she undertook in July and August. She passed the final exam on 17 June 1943 and was admitted ARIBA on 16 May 1944, her proposers being Alex Allan Foote, Frank Charles Mears and Leslie Grahame Thomson. At that time she was taking the ECA course in town planning.

She married Iain Walker Inglis, who had qualified the year before her. She may have given up her career after her marriage as she is not listed in the RIBA Kalendar of 1953-4.

She died on 1 June 1988.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 310, Criffordgate, Haddington, East Lothian, ScotlandPrivate 1988 
Item 2 of 3Culcairn, Alness, Ross-shire, ScotlandPrivate1944 *  
Item 3 of 3491, Queensferry Road, Barnton, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate(?)1950 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.


RIBA

RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Alexander Allan Foote16 May 1944for Associateship
Item 2 of 3(Sir) Frank Charles Mears16 May 1944for Associateship
Item 3 of 3Leslie Grahame Thomson (or Leslie Grahame-Thomson; later Leslie Grahame MacDougall)16 May 1944for Associateship

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA1950The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 

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 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A no8359 (combined box 208)