Basic Biographical Details

Name: Alan (or Allan?) MacKenzie
Designation: Architect
Born: 4 October 1907
Bio Notes: Alan (or Allan?) MacKenzie was born on 4 October 1907 and studied at Robert Gordon's College, Aberdeen from 1924 to 1928, working in the Aberdeen and London offices of A Marshall Mackenzie & Son from 1925 to 1930. In 1931 he joined the practice of Slater & Moberly in London. He passed the intermediate exam in June 1936, and in the same year moved to the London County Council Architect's Department. He passed the final exam in July 1939 and was admitted ARIBA on 14 December 1943, his proposers being William Edward Brooks, Edwin Williams and John Henry Forshaw. At that time he was still at the LCC.

He retired about 1967.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 181, Station Road, Hendon, London, EnglandPrivatec. 1948After 1970 

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 3A Marshall Mackenzie & Son19251930Apprentice(?) 
Item 2 of 3Slater & Moberly19311936Assistant(?) 
Item 3 of 3London County Council Architects' Department (LCC Architects' Department)1936After 1943 Role unclear


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3William Edward Brooks14 December 1943for Associateship
Item 2 of 3John Henry Forshaw14 December 1943for Associateship
Item 3 of 3Edwin Williams14 December 1943for Associateship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 3RIBA1948The RIBA Kalendar 1948-1949 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 2 of 3RIBA1954RIBA Kalendar 1953-54   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1961Kalendar 1960-61   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A no8282 (combined box 207)
Item 2 of 2School of Architecture, Garthdee, Aberdeen, RGIT: former pupils, 1937-1970Galletly, James