Basic Biographical Details

Name: Ross-Smith & Jamieson
Designation: Architectural practice
Bio Notes: The Edinburgh practice of Ross-Smith & Jamieson worked in conjunction with Brown Lloyd & Partners of Newcastle in the 1960s and 1970s. No further details are yet known.

Ross-Smith & Jamieson received a Civic Trust Commendation for housing in Edinburgh in 1969. it is possible that this is Carnegie Court.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 24, Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1964 *  
Item 2 of 218, Great King Street, Edinbrugh, ScotlandBusiness1970  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 4Stanley Patrick Ross-Smith1958 Partner 
Item 2 of 4Ronald Jeffrey Clark Jamieson1960sAfter 1970Partner 
Item 3 of 4Henry ('Harry') James Lyall Mantell19631969Assistant 
Item 4 of 4Ronald W KiddEarly 1970s Architect 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice 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 211960sWarehousing for Drybrough & Co.  GlasgowScotland 
Item 2 of 211961Generating StationMethil Docks FifeScotland 
Item 3 of 211962Craighall SchoolTrinity EdinburghScotlandAddition of primary school
Item 4 of 211963Loaningdale Approved SchoolBiggar LanarkshireScotland 
Item 5 of 211965Livingston Inn and coachyardLivingston Village West LothianScotland 
Item 6 of 211966Approved SchoolBeith AyrshireScotlandTwo new housing units, administration building, kitchen block and boiler house.
Item 7 of 211966Carnegie Court  EdinburghScotland 
Item 8 of 21Early 1960s100 person geriatric unit  GlasgowScotland 
Item 9 of 21Early 1960sHotelLivingston West LothianScotland 
Item 10 of 21Mid 1960sHouseKirkton of Slains AberdeenshireScotland 
Item 11 of 21c. 1970Public house work for Drybrough & Co   Scotland 
Item 12 of 211973Peebles High SchoolPeebles PeeblesshireScotlandMajor refurbishment
Item 13 of 2119741-5 Gayfield Place  EdinburghScotlandRestoration
Item 14 of 211974Primary SchoolWester Pencaitland East LothianScotland 
Item 15 of 21Before 1975Power Station  FifeScotlandListed under their work in 1975.
Item 16 of 21Before 1975The Abercorn Public House  EdinburghScotland 
Item 17 of 21Before 1975The Vital Spark public house  GlasgowScotland 
Item 18 of 21Before 1975The Woodcutter public houseCumbernauld LanarkshireScotland 
Item 19 of 21Before 1981Block of houses, Drummond Place  EdinburghScotlandConservation
Item 20 of 21Before 1981Edinburgh college of Art, central administration building  EdinburghScotland 
Item 21 of 21Before 1981HouseDunveganSkyeInverness-shireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 3Glendinning, M, MacInnes, R and MacKechnie, A1996A History of Scottish Architecture  p592
Item 2 of 3RIBA1964The RIBA Kalendar 1964-65   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970