Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas Donaldson
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Thomas Donaldson studied for the diploma in architecture at Edinburgh College of Art and was elected ARIBA in 1963. He worked for Ian Burke Associates in the 1980s moving to Michael Laird's office before 1984. He was a partner there by the 1990s.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 49, Elco Place, Port Seton, East Lothian, ScotlandPrivate1965 *  
Item 2 of 411, Viewforth, Port Seton, East Lothian, ScotlandPrivate1970 *  
Item 3 of 422, Moray Place, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1979 *  
Item 4 of 4Shieldaig, Links Road, Port Seton, East Lothian, ScotlandPrivate1984 *  

* 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 2Ian Burke Associates1980s Architect 
Item 2 of 2Michael Laird & Partners19821996Partner 

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 31985Blervie House  MorayshireScotlandHouse gutted and restored
Item 2 of 31985Easter Elchies House  MorayshireScotlandOctagonal office pod
Item 3 of 31992Discovery Point visitor centre  DundeeScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 5Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p17
Item 2 of 5Gifford, John2012The Buildings of Scotland: Angus and Dundee YaleP718
Item 3 of 5RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 4 of 5RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 5 of 5RIBA1979Directory of members