Basic Biographical Details

Name: Moira & Wann
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: 1976
Bio Notes: Richard Edward Moira and James Wann continued in partnership. Other member of the practice (though it is unclear if they were partners) were William Norman Hunter, Alistair F McLaren and Neil M Ross. Bill Wallace was an associate.

Besides the jobs listed Moira & Wann designed various Housing Association projects and private housing for estate development companies.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 21, Broughton Market, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusinessc. 1979c. 1980 
Item 2 of 27, Mounthooly Street, Lerwick, Shetland, ScotlandBusiness1981 *  

* 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 6Richard Edward Moira1976 Partner 
Item 2 of 6James Wann1976 Partner 
Item 3 of 6Eric Oberlander19791980Assistant 
Item 4 of 6William ('Bill') WallaceLate 1970sEarly 1980sAssociate 
Item 5 of 6William Norman Hunter1981 * Partner(?) 
Item 6 of 6Neil M RossBefore 19811983Partner 

* 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 81973Telephone ExchangeLerwickMainlandShetlandScotland 
Item 2 of 8Mid 1970sLerwick Town PlanLerwick ShetlandScotland 
Item 3 of 81981Private warehousing  EdinburghScotland 
Item 4 of 81981Private warehousing  AberdeenScotland 
Item 5 of 8Before 1981Sports facilities for Lothian Regional Council  LothianScotland 
Item 6 of 8c. 1981British Philatelic Headquarters for the Postal Board, office  EdinburghScotland 
Item 7 of 8c. 1981Postal engineering and vehicle maintenance depotLerwickMainlandOrkneyScotland 
Item 8 of 81982Block of housing and shops, Nicolson Street and West Richmond Street corner  EdinburghScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp702
Item 2 of 2RIBA1981Directory of Practices 1981