Basic Biographical Details
|Name: ||Wylie Shanks |
|Designation: ||Architectural practice |
|Started: ||1982 |
|Ended: || |
|Bio Notes: ||The name changed to Wylie Shanks when Iain MacLaren joined the practice in 1982. |
After the retiral of George Shanks in 1963, Bill Hunter joined the partnership in 1965 and when Fred Wylie retired in 1970, Eddie Hanlon was made a partner. After Peter Williams left in 1974, Ronnie Wilson was taken on as a partner with the task of running the Perth Office. Bill Jardine retired in 1982 and at the same time Iain MacLaren was assumed into the partnership, which became Wylie Shanks, Chartered Architects.
A subsidiary project management company, WS Project Control Ltd operated from 1985 until shortly after the untimely death of Eddie Hanlon in 1989.
On the retiral of Bill Hunter and Ronnie Wilson in 1996, the Glasgow office moved to 20a Royal Crescent.
In 2002 Stephen Kerr joined the practice which moved to 17 Royal Terrace where it is located today.
Private and Business Addresses
|The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:|
| ||Address||Type||Date from||Date to||Notes|
|Stuart House Suite 1/3, Eskmills, Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland||Business|| ||After 2013|| |
|20A , Royal Crescent, Glasgow, Scotland||Business||1996||2002|| |
|17, Royal Terrace, Glasgow, Scotland||Business||2002||After 2013|| |
Employment and Training
Employees or Pupils
|The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):|
| ||Name||Date from||Date to||Position||Notes|
|Iain Douglas MacLaren||After 1982|| ||Partner|| |
|Bryan Munford||After 1988|| || || |
|John McGinn||1990||1992||Senior Architect|| |
|John McGinn||1992||2000||Senior Architect||In charge of Inverness branch office|
|John McGinn||1995|| ||Associate||Associate in charge of branch office|
Buildings and Designs
|The following books contain references to this architectural practice:|
|Pride, Glen L||1999||The Kingdom of Fife||2nd Edition||The Rutland Press||p38|
|www.wylieshanks.com|| ||www.wylieshanks.com|| || || |
|Wylie Shanks Architects||2012||Wylie Shanks Architects: a centenary retrospective 1912-2012|| || || |