Basic Biographical Details

Name: Peter Wilson Fenton
Designation: Architect, Planner
Bio Notes: Peter Wilson Fenton studied for the diploma in architecture and the diploma in town planning at Edinburgh College of Art and was elected ARIBA in 1969. The following year he had a post in the Planning Department of Glasgow Corporation. According to Graham Dickson, he worked on the University of Stirling Development Plan with RMJM under John Richards but it is not clear how this fitted in with the other facts of his career. By the later 1970s he worked under David Ross in the Glasgow City Planning Department and was still working with this department in 1984. He had retired by 1994 and is no longer listed in RIBA directories.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect, planner:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 184, Queen Street, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness1984 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect, planner (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall & Partners (RMJM)1965 *   
Item 2 of 2Glasgow City Planning Department1970s1984Planner 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Buildings and Designs

This architect, planner 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 11965University of Stirling Development PlanStirling StirlingshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect, planner:
Item 1 of 2Glendinning, Miles1997Rebuilding Scotland: The Postwar Vision, 1945-75  Tuckwell Press Ltdp29, 116, 119, 124, 127, 156, 164-5 University of Stirling
Item 2 of 2Willis, Peter1977New architecture in Scotland  p52-55 University of Stirling

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect, planner:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of David RossInformation sent via 'Contact Us' on website  
Item 2 of 2Courtesy of Graham DicksonInterview of Graham Dickson by Kirsten McKee