Basic Biographical Details
|Name: ||Marjorie Ispel Boyd (Mrs Mackay) |
|Designation: ||Architect |
|Born: ||12 January 1916 |
|Died: ||January 1999 |
|Bio Notes: ||Marjoria Ispel Boyd was born on 12 January 1916. From 1932 (or 1935?) to 1939 she studied at the Architectural Association in London. During this period she spent time in the offices of Clarence & Co of Guildford and E Flint Clarkson of London, and travelled in Czechoslovakia, Germany, Switzerland and the USA. She was admitted ARIBA on 1 May 1940, her proposers being G A Jellicoe, R E Enthorne and Muir Menigan Kenyon(?). Her nomination papers give a business address of Milford House, Chobham, Surrey; it is not clear whether she was employed within a practice or working on her own. |
By 1951 she was married to a Mr Mackay and was living at Balnascrittan, Kincraig, Inverness-shire.
She died in Nottingham in January 1999.
Private and Business Addresses
|The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:|
| ||Address||Type||Date from||Date to||Notes|
|1a, Cranley Gardens, London SW1, England||Private||1940 *|| || |
|Milford House, Chobham, Surrey, England||Business||1940 *|| || |
|Balnascrittan, Kincraig, Inverness-shire, Scotland||Private||1951 *|| || |
|Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England|| ||January 1999 *|| ||place of death|
* earliest date known from documented sources.
|The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):|
| ||Name||Date proposed||Notes|
|R E Enthorne||1 May 1940||for Associateship|
|G A Jellicoe||1 May 1940||for Associateship|
|Muir Menigan Kenyon||1 May 1940||for Associateship|
|The following archives hold material relating to this architect:|
| ||Source||Archive Name||Source Catalogue No.||Notes|
|RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum||RIBA Nomination Papers|| ||A no7583 (combined box 195)|