Basic Biographical Details

Name: Alfred Charles Shallis
Designation: Architect
Born: March 1911
Bio Notes: Alfred Charles Shallis was born in March 1911 in Middlesex. He worked for the Minstry of works in the 1950s. He would appear to have spent some time in Edinburgh and he was elected FRIAS in 1956. However he did not relinquish his London address, although he also had an Edinburgh address for some of this period. He does not appear in deaths up to 2006.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 4Rosemount Court/9, Rosemount Road, Acton, London, EnglandPrivate1938After 1970 
Item 2 of 41, Craiglockhart Terrace, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate1956 *  
Item 3 of 4Ministry of Works, Broomhouse Drive, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness19 July 1957 address given per Builder p137
Item 4 of 4Orchard Cottage, Fonthill, East Ginstead, Sussex, ScotlandPrivate1979 *  

* 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 1H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)1957 Architectneed to CHECK dates employed my MoW

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 31957Telephone ExchangePerth PerthshireScotlandAs Chief Architect in the Ministry of Works
Item 2 of 319 July 1957Possil P O Exchange  GlasgowScotlandfor Ministry of Works, per Builder p137
Item 3 of 31958King's BarracksDunrod KirkcudbrightshireScotlandAs architect in the Ministry of Works.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1Gifford, John2007The Buildings of Scotland: Perth and Kinross Yale University Pressp612

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder19 July 1957  p137

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2England and WalesBirths, marriages and deaths  
Item 2 of 2RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership