Basic Biographical Details

Name: John Brander Taylor
Bio Notes: John Brander Taylor studied at the School of Architecture in Aberdeen. He was elected ARIBA in 1958. He would appear to have been working in Fife in 1960. He was a partner in Ian Burke Associates from the late 1970s. He remained with the practice until after 1990. He would appear to have retired by 1996.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 397, Castle Street, Kennoway, Fife, ScotlandPrivate1960 *  
Item 2 of 333, Muirwood Crescent , Currie, Midlothian, ScotlandPrivate1970 *After 1996 
Item 3 of 3Hawthorn Rise/10, Belford Road, Edinburgh , ScotlandBusiness1980 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Ian Burke AssociatesBefore 1975After 1990Partner 

Buildings and Designs

This 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 151972Wedderburn Building  DundeeScotland 
Item 2 of 151973Telecommunications Centre  DundeeScotland 
Item 3 of 151975Museum and office complex for British Inland WaterwaysMaryhill GlasgowScotland 
Item 4 of 151975Shopping complex  GlasgowScotland 
Item 5 of 151975Town Centre project for Rank City Wall  AberdeenScotland 
Item 6 of 15Before 1975Dragonara Hotel  EdinburghScotlandListed as one of Burke's jobs in RIBA Directory 1975 as 'Hotel & housing at Belford Road for International Caledonian Assets'
Item 7 of 15Before 1975Hotel (and housing?), Braehead  EdinburghScotland 
Item 8 of 15Before 1975Offices, George Street  EdinburghScotland 
Item 9 of 15Before 1975Offices, Queen Street  EdinburghScotland 
Item 10 of 15Before 1975Shopping CentreBarnton EdinburghScotland 
Item 11 of 15Before 1975Shopping development, Buchanan Street  GlasgowScotland 
Item 12 of 15Before 1975Town Centre developmentCoatbridge LanarkshireScotland 
Item 13 of 15c. 1975Ingliston Exhibition and Leisure CentreIngliston EdinburghScotland 
Item 14 of 15c. 1975Shopping Centre for Scottish Metropolitan Property Co.Kirkcaldy FifeScotland 
Item 15 of 151994Meadowside Halls  DundeeScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 5RIBA1961Kalendar 1960-61   
Item 2 of 5RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 5RIBA1980Directory of Practices 1980   
Item 4 of 5RIBA1990RIBA Directory of Members   
Item 5 of 5RIBA1996Directory of Members 1996