Basic Biographical Details

Name: William Pritchard
Designation: Architect
Born: 27 October 1926
Died: 17 December 2009
Bio Notes: William Pritchard was born on 27 October 1926, the son of William Pritchard, electro-plater, and his wife Elsie Valentine Stott. He was elected a student member of the RIBA in 1951. He was living in Aberdeen around this time and studied at the School of Architecture there. He was elected ARIBA in 1954 and ARIAS in 1964.

He worked for the Property Services Agency in the later 1970s. He is no longer listed in the 1986 RIBA directory.

Pritchard died on 17 December 2009 at Pentland Hill Nursing Home, 23-27 Gylemuir Road, Edinburgh. His wife, Georgina Lochiel Shearer Crighton had predeceased him but he was survived by a married daughter.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 341, Wallfield Crescent, Aberdeen, ScotlandPrivatec. 1953  
Item 2 of 3237f, Rannoch Road, Perth, Perthshire, ScotlandPrivatec. 1957  
Item 3 of 395, Swanston Avenue, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivatec. 1959After 1971 

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 11977Royal High School  EdinburghScotlandProject manager for PSA - adaptation of school for Scottish Assembly


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 6Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp440
Item 2 of 6RIBA1954RIBA Kalendar 1953-54   
Item 3 of 6RIBA1957The RIBA Kalendar 1957-1958 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 4 of 6RIBA1960The RIBA Kalendar 1959-19601959-1960  
Item 5 of 6RIBA1964The RIBA Kalendar 1964-65   
Item 6 of 6RIBA1971RIBA Directory 1971   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 3H M Register HouseDeath Register  
Item 2 of 3RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership  
Item 3 of 3School of Architecture, Garthdee, Aberdeen, RGIT: former pupils, 1937-1970Galletly, James