Basic Biographical Details

Name: Charles Clark Wright
Designation: Architectural Department (New Towns etc)
Born: 24 August 1914
Died: 9 July 1999
Bio Notes: Charles Clark Wright was born on 24 August 1914, the son of William Wright, aerated water manufacturer, and his wife Maggie Clark. He was regional architect in the North Eastern Hospital Board in the 1960s. At the time of his death in Woodend hospital Aberdeen on 9 July 1999 he was a retired Fellow of the RIAS and still based in Aberdeen. His wife Edna May Glover or Cowe, a secretary, had predeceased him. He was survived by his son Peter.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural department (new towns etc):
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 281, King's Gate, Aberdeen, ScotlandPrivate 1999 
Item 2 of 21, Albyn Place, Great Western Road, Aberdeen, ScotlandBusiness1951  

Employment and Training

Employers

The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architectural department (new towns etc) (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Northern Regional Hospital Board (later North Eastern Regional Hospital Board)1960s Chief Architect 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural department (new towns etc) 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 41951Woodlands HouseCults AberdeenshireScotlandPrepared plans for alterations and additions
Item 2 of 41958Gilbert Bain HospitalLerwickMainlandShetlandScotlandNew hospital as architect to the North Eastern Regional Hospital Board.
Item 3 of 41963Aberdeen Royal InfirmaryForesterhill Aberdeen Phase I
Item 4 of 41971Aberdeen Royal InfirmaryForesterhill Aberdeen Phase II

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural department (new towns etc):
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John1992Highland and Islands (The Buildings of Scotland) Penguin Booksp489
Item 2 of 2Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p586

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architectural department (new towns etc):
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder27 July 1951  p137
Item 2 of 2RIAS NewsletterFebruary 2000v11, no1 Death note

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architectural department (new towns etc):
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1H M Register HouseDeath Register