Basic Biographical Details

Name: Arthur Swift & Partners
Designation: Architectural practice
Bio Notes: Arthur Swift & Partners was an English practice based in London. They had branch offices in Edinburgh and Dublin.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 291, George Street, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusinessBefore 1961After 1975 
Item 2 of 221, Upper Grosvenor Street, London, EnglandBusiness1970 *  

* 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 6Arthur Swift1970 * Partner 
Item 2 of 6Raymond Charles Henry Gathern1970 * Partner 
Item 3 of 6Michael Haskoll1970 Partner 
Item 4 of 6Frank Cleveland1970 * Partner 
Item 5 of 6Peter Anthony Paul Melvin1970 * Partner 
Item 6 of 6Alan Edward Jollie1979 * ArchitectIn the Edinburgh office

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 81960sBacon FactoryDyce AberdeenshireScotland 
Item 2 of 81960sBearsden Town HallBearsden GlasgowScotlandWon first prize in competition.
Item 3 of 81960sPublic abattoirInverness Inverness-shireScotland 
Item 4 of 81960Marland House offices  GlasgowScotland 
Item 5 of 81961St Andrew's House, Sauchiehall Street  GlasgowScotland 
Item 6 of 824 March 1961Shop and Office development for Gula Investments (former Lyric Theatre site 205113)  GlasgowScotlandper Builder p585
Item 7 of 81967Shopping development, Scott StreetPerth PerthshireScotland 
Item 8 of 8Before 1975Hotel  EdinburghScotland 


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  p598
Item 2 of 3Municipal Annual1964Scottish Municipal Annual1964-1965  
Item 3 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architectural practice:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architects Journal6 May 1964   
Item 2 of 2Builder8 May 1964  p955