Basic Biographical Details

Name: Robert David Sinclair
Designation: Architect
Born: 1928
Died: 2015(?)
Bio Notes: Robert David Sinclair was born in 1928, the son of David Sinclair, clerk and his wife Janet Wallace. On 31 August 1951 he married Augusta Bolton Forsyth at Woodhead Church, Glasgow. He is probably the same person who was elected a student member of the RIBA in 1950, ARIBA in 1955 and ARIAS in 1958. He was based in Glasgow and later East Kilbride. By 1970 he had moved to work in the Borough Architects Department in Bournemouth, Hampshire. In 1979 he was back in Scotland working in Ayr County Architect's Office, County Buildings, Ayr. By 1984 he was working for Strathclyde Regional Architect's Department in Ayr. He is no longer listed in 1987 and may have retired by that date.

He died in 2015.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 4Ayr, Ayrshire, ScotlandPrivate/business   
Item 2 of 46, Stair Street, Glasgow, ScotlandPrivate1950 *After 1951 
Item 3 of 4129, Dundas Street, Glasgow, ScotlandPrivate1954 *  
Item 4 of 415, Culross Place, Mains West, East Kilbride, Lanarkshire, ScotlandPrivatec. 1957After 1966 

* 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 4East Kilbride Development Corporationc. 1956After 1965Architect 
Item 2 of 4Bournemouth Borough Architect's/Engineer's Officec. 1970 Architect 
Item 3 of 4Ayr County Architect's Office1979 Architect 
Item 4 of 4Strathclyde Regional Council Department of Architecture and Related Services1984 Architect 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 8RIBA1950The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 2 of 8RIBA1954RIBA Kalendar 1953-54   
Item 3 of 8RIBA1957The RIBA Kalendar 1957-1958 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 4 of 8RIBA1960The RIBA Kalendar 1959-19601959-1960  
Item 5 of 8RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 6 of 8RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 7 of 8RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 8 of 8RIBA1984RIBA Directory of members   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2GROSRecords of Marriages  
Item 2 of 2RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership