Basic Biographical Details

Name: Joseph Dagen
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Joseph Dagen studied a Dundee College of Art for the diploma in architecture and at Edinburgh College of Art and at the Duncan of Jordanstone College in Dundee for the diploma in town planning. He was elected ARIBA in 1966.

was taken into partnership by __Rennie and James Watson Ritchie. Ritchie was a partner in the practice of Carver Symon & Ross at the time of his election to Fellow of the RIBA in 1956. Sometime between then and his death in 1976 the practice became Ritchie Rennie & Dagen and by 1985 Ritchie Dagen & Allen.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 4295, Hilltown, Dundee, ScotlandPrivate1965  
Item 2 of 4117, Hamilton Street, Barnhill, Dundee, ScotlandPrivate1970  
Item 3 of 446, Reform Street, Dundee, ScotlandBusiness1979 *  
Item 4 of 4Crichton Buildings/7, Crichton Street, Dundee, ScotlandBusiness1984 *After 1994 

* 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 2Ritchie Rennie & Dagen1975 Partner 
Item 2 of 2Ritchie Dagen & Allan1980s2000sPartner 

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 61979Newgate HouseArbroath AngusScotlandRestoration and conversion into flats.
Item 2 of 6198014 Keptie StreetArbroath AngusScotlandConversion of billiard saloon (originally a church) into flats.
Item 3 of 6198035-43 MarketgateArbroath AngusScotlandConversion of funeral parlour and auction rooms to flats.
Item 4 of 62001St Mary's RC Church  DundeeScotlandFree-standing altar made up of the two side chapel altars of 1902.
Item 5 of 6c. 2005Panmure Court and Unicorn Court  DundeeScotland 
Item 6 of 62006Harbour workshops and patent slip  DundeeScotlandWorkshops converted to housing


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 6Allen, Nic (ed.) Scottish Architects in Conservation  p95
Item 2 of 6RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 3 of 6RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 4 of 6RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 5 of 6RIBA1984RIBA Directory of members   
Item 6 of 6RIBA1994A Directory of RIBA Members