Basic Biographical Details

Name: James Walker Turner
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: James Walker Turner was elected ARIBA in 1951 and ARIAS in 1961. He joined the practice J & J A Carrick sometime before 1970. He is not listed as a partner in 1975.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 11, Bridge Street, Prestwick, Ayrshire, ScotlandPrivateBefore 1961 *After 1970 

* 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 1J & J A Carrick1970Before 1980Architect(?) 

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 171958Castlehill ChurchAyr AyrshireScotland 
Item 2 of 171962Warehouse for Hugh Lauder & Co LtdKilmarnock AyrshireScotlandExtension
Item 3 of 171963Ladyburn Factory, Offices and laboratories for Alginate Industries LtdGirvan AyrshireScotland 
Item 4 of 171963Racecourse building for Western Meeting ClubAyr AyrshireScotland 
Item 5 of 171967Fire StationIrvine    
Item 6 of 171968Ayrshire Lunatic AsylumAyr AyrshireScotlandAdditions and improvements (other than hostel)
Item 7 of 171968Clydesdale BankAyr AyrshireScotlandReconstruction of High Street branch
Item 8 of 171968Davidson Memorial Cottage HospitalGirvan AyrshireScotlandExtension
Item 9 of 171968Kelso Racecourse, stables and hostelKelso RoxburghshireScotland 
Item 10 of 171968Private housing for BovisAyr AyrshireScotland 
Item 11 of 171968Private housing for Bovis  EdinburghScotland 
Item 12 of 171968Private housing for Bovis  GlasgowScotland 
Item 13 of 171968Speculative HousingCunning Park, Ayr AyrshireScotland 
Item 14 of 171969Ayrshire Lunatic AsylumAyr AyrshireScotlandStaff Hostel
Item 15 of 171969Speculative HousingRozelle, Ayr AyrshireScotland 
Item 16 of 171969Villa, 1 Craigweil RoadAyr AyrshireScotlandGymnasium and classrooms added. Also Assembly Hall which may be the same as the gymnasium?
Item 17 of 171972Flats, Savoy Park areaAyr AyrshireScotlandMay be involved.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970