Basic Biographical Details

Name: William Miller Findlay McDonald
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: William Miller Findlay McDonald studied for the diploma in architecture at Glasgow School of Art. He was elected ARIBA in 1963 adn ARIAS in 1965. He remained working in the Glasgow area. By 1975 he had formed a partnership with A D Holmes as A D Holmes & McDonald. This continued into the 1980s.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 36, Raeberry Street, Glasgow, ScotlandPrivatec. 1960  
Item 2 of 368, Thornbridge Road, Garrowhill, Baillieston, Glasgow, ScotlandPrivate(?)Before 1965 *After 1994 
Item 3 of 379, West Regent Street, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness1979  

* 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 1A D Holmes & McDonald1970s1980sPartner 

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 51970Housing for Bute County Council ArranButeScotland 
Item 2 of 51972Grove Christian Centre  GlasgowScotland 
Item 3 of 51974Kilmory Primary SchoolKilmoryArranButeScotland 
Item 4 of 51974Primary SchoolRothesayButeArgyll & ButeScotland 
Item 5 of 51975Lochranza Field Studies Centre ArranButeScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 6RIBA1961Kalendar 1960-61   
Item 2 of 6RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 3 of 6RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 4 of 6RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 5 of 6RIBA1984RIBA Directory of members   
Item 6 of 6RIBA1994A Directory of RIBA Members   

Archive References

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