Basic Biographical Details

Name: Sara Elizabeth McCosh
Born: 22 January 1929
Bio Notes: Sara Elizabeth McCosh was born on 22 January 1929, the daughter of Andrew Kirkwood McCosh, company director and his wife Elizabeth Marshall. She was elected a student member of the RIBA in 1950. She married Anthony Woodward Furse of Solomon's Court Farm, Chalford, Stroud, Gloucester on 13 June 1953 at Culter.

In the early 1950s she worked for the practice of Basil Spence & Partners.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Culters Allers, Coulter, Lanarkshire, ScotlandPrivate1950 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Basil Spence & Partners1950s(?) Architect 

Buildings and Designs

This 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 51948Housing, 1-6 Harbour Court, Castle GateDunbar East LothianScotlandWorked in team
Item 2 of 51948Housing, 15A-15D Victoria Street and 8 Writer's CourtDunbar East LothianScotlandWorked in team
Item 3 of 51948Housing, 19A, 19B, 19C Victoria Street and 10, 12 Writer's CourtDunbar East LothianScotlandWorked in team
Item 4 of 51948Housing, Victoria PlaceDunbar East LothianScotlandWorked in team
Item 5 of 51953Housing, Buncles Court and Lamer StreetDunbar East LothianScotlandWorked on project


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp14 Harbour Court Housing, Dunbar
p96-7 Lamer Street Housing, Dunbar
Item 2 of 2RIBA1950The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1GROSRecords of Marriages