Basic Biographical Details

Name: Brian Henderson
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Brian Henderson obtained a year-long work placement with Basil Spence & Partners in 1950. He subsequently went to the firm of YRM in London, and became senior partner specialising in airports including that at Manchester.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh, Scotland 1950 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 2Basil Spence & Partners1949 or 19501950 or 1951 On year-long work placement
Item 2 of 2Yorke, Rosenberg & Mardall (YRM)After 1950 Senior PartnerInitial role uncertain, but rose to senior partner

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 2 Manchester Airport  ManchesterEnglandAs senior partner of YRM
Item 2 of 21950Crawford's Snack Bar interior, Queensferry Street  EdinburghScotlandWhile on year-long work placement at Basil Spence & Partners


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1Sent to DSA by emailInformation from AHRC/RCAHMS Spence project per David W Walker and Clive Fenton Clive Fenton's research notes (sent July 2010)