Basic Biographical Details

Name: A B Allan & Co
Designation: Architectural practice
Bio Notes: The practice was established when A B Allan took John Alexander Thornton Dickson into partnership, possibly in the 1950s but before 1970. The practice was still operating under the same name in 1980. At that time the partners were D White who was FGofS and A C Stevens who was a qualified architect.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 23, Cross Wynd, Dunfermline, Fife, ScotlandBusinessBefore 1964After 1970 
Item 2 of 21, Douglas Street, Dunfermline, Fife, ScotlandBusiness1980 *  

* 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 4John Alexander Thornton Dickson  Partner 
Item 2 of 4A B Allan  Partner 
Item 3 of 4Albert Charles Stevens1980 * Partner 
Item 4 of 4D White1980 * Surveyor(?) 

* 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 221970sBarony Street and Broughton Street  EdinburghScotlandConservation work
Item 2 of 221970sBrucefield HotelDunfermline FifeScotlandAlterations
Item 3 of 221970sGarage premisesDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 4 of 221970sHM Naval Dockyard, Forth Club HMS CochraneRosyth FifeScotland 
Item 5 of 221970sLynebank Mental HospitalDunfermline FifeScotlandWorkshop added
Item 6 of 221970sMotor MuseumArbroath AngusScotland 
Item 7 of 221970sOffices for Lombard North CentralDunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 8 of 221970sPrivate houseDollar ClackmannanshireScotland 
Item 9 of 221970sPrivate houseAlva ClackmannanshireScotland 
Item 10 of 221970sPrivate house  DundeeScotland 
Item 11 of 221970sPrivate houseDunfermline Fife  
Item 12 of 221970sPrivate housing for A & J StephenPerth PerthshireScotland 
Item 13 of 221970sPublic houseRosyth FifeScotland 
Item 14 of 221970sPublic house  DundeeScotland 
Item 15 of 221970sPublic houseBroughty Ferry DundeeScotland 
Item 16 of 221970sSocial clubLumphinnans FifeScotland 
Item 17 of 221970sSocial clubLochgelly FifeScotland 
Item 18 of 221970sSocial clubTownhill, Dunfermline FifeScotland 
Item 19 of 221970sSocial clubKelty FifeScotland 
Item 20 of 221970sSocial ClubEastfield, Glenrothes FifeScotland 
Item 21 of 221970sSocial clubGlenrothes FifeScotland 
Item 22 of 221970sSquash ClubArbroath AngusScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 2Municipal Annual1964Scottish Municipal Annual1964-1965  
Item 2 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970