Basic Biographical Details

Name: Ronald Drylie
Designation: Architect
Died: 3 August 2018
Bio Notes: Ronald Drylie studied at the School of Architecture, Edinburgh College of Art. He was admitted ARIBA and ARIAS in 1959.

He had been taken into partnership by the practice Mottram Patrick Whitehorn Dalgleish by 1970.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 23, Warriston Place, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate1960 *  
Item 2 of 224, Barnton Park Crescent, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate1965 *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 2Mottram Patrick Whitehorn Dalgleish & Partners1970 Partner 
Item 2 of 2Mottram Patrick PartnershipLate 1970sAfter 1994Partner 

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 24Before 1875Bridge Bar  EdinburghScotland 
Item 2 of 24Late 1960s or 1970sJohn Watson's School  EdinburghScotlandAlterations
Item 3 of 241970sAnchor InnGranton EdinburghScotlandReconstruction
Item 4 of 241970sGalleon Public House  EdinburghScotland 
Item 5 of 241970sGreen HotelKinross Kinross-shireScotlandRestoration and alterations
Item 6 of 241970sHousing for Lowland & Grampian Housing Association  AberdeenScotland 
Item 7 of 241970sHousing for Lowlands & Grampian Housing Association  EdinburghScotland 
Item 8 of 241970sHousing for Lowlands & Grampian Housing AssociationEast Kilbride LanakshireScotland 
Item 9 of 241970sLaboratories and offices for Inveresk Research InternationalMusselburgh East LothianScotland 
Item 10 of 241970sMelville Lounge  EdinburghScotland 
Item 11 of 241970sPort of Leith Association premisesLeith EdinburghScotland 
Item 12 of 241970sResearch laboratories and offices for Inveresk Research InternationalElphinstone East LothianScotland 
Item 13 of 241970sThe Regent Buffet  EdinburghScotland 
Item 14 of 241972Dalhousie Castle  MidlothianScotlandInterior replanned as a hotel
Item 15 of 24After 1972Craigroyston High SchoolCraigroyston EdinburghScotlandAdditions
Item 16 of 24Before 1975Autopoint for Burmah  EdinburghScotland 
Item 17 of 24Before 1975HousingPortobello EdinburghScotland 
Item 18 of 24Before 1975Housing for Lowland & Grampian Housing AssociationLeven FifeScotland 
Item 19 of 24c. 1975Borthwick CastleBorthwick MidlothianScotlandRestoration
Item 20 of 24c. 1980Bank of Scotland branch  AberdeenScotland 
Item 21 of 24c. 1980Bank of Scotland branch  GlasgowScotland 
Item 22 of 24c. 1980John Paul AcademySummerston, Maryhill GlasgowScotland 
Item 23 of 24c. 1980Office block for Davidson Radcliffe, MugiemossBucksburn AberdeenScotland 
Item 24 of 24c. 1980School at Hills TrustGovan GlasgowScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 6RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 2 of 6RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
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   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership