Basic Biographical Details

Name: Michael McLeod
Designation: Architect
Born: 1943
Died: 29 July 2005
Bio Notes: Michael ('Mike') McLeod was born in 1943 in Aberdeen and was educated at Robert Gordons College during which period he excelled at sport. He graduated from Robert Gordon's University in 1968 and was elected ARIBA in 1971. Around that time he had a post with the North East Regional Hospital Board.

He subsequently joined the practice of Leo Durnin, Minto & Strachan. By the time of his death he was principal partner. At some point during his later years he applied for a reduction in his subscription to the RIAS as he was experiencing a shrinking of his practice at this time. He is no longer listed in RIBA directories by 1994.

He died on 29 July 2005, survived by his wife Sandra, and his son, Miles and Matthew.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 129a, Queens Road, Aberdeen, ScotlandPrivatec. 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 2Durnin Minto & Strachan1960s(?) Partner 
Item 2 of 2Northern Regional Hospital Board (later North Eastern Regional Hospital Board)c. 1970 Assistant 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 2 of 2RIBA1984RIBA Directory of members   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership Obituary by Alistair W Hay
Item 2 of 2School of Architecture, Garthdee, Aberdeen, RGIT: former pupils, 1937-1970Galletly, James