Basic Biographical Details

Name: James Davidson
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: James Davidson studied at the School of Architecture in Aberdeen and was elected ARIBA 1957. He was living in Rutherglen by 1960 and was elected ARIAS in 1964. By the early 1970s he was working in the practice of Boswell Mitchell & Johnston in Glasgow. By 1979 he was working in the Aberdeen office of Hamish Haswell Smith. He is not listed in the 1984 directory.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 3Rockcliffe, Mill Street, Rutherglen, Lanarkshire, ScotlandPrivate1960  
Item 2 of 35, Glenbank Road, Lenzie, Dunbartonshire, ScotlandPrivateBefore 1964After 1970 
Item 3 of 318, North Silver Street, Aberdeen, ScotlandBusiness1979 Haswell Smith's Aberdeen office

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 2Haswell-Smith & Partners1970s Partner(?)In charge of the Aberdeen office for a few years.
Item 2 of 2Boswell, Mitchell & JohnstonEarly 1970s Architect 

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 1Before 1975Redevelopment of Dunfermline Centre for Ravenstone SecuritiesDunfermline FifeScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 5RIBA RIBA Directories   
Item 2 of 5RIBA1960The RIBA Kalendar 1959-19601959-1960  
Item 3 of 5RIBA1964The RIBA Kalendar 1964-65   
Item 4 of 5RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 5 of 5RIBA1979Directory of members   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership  
Item 2 of 2School of Architecture, Garthdee, Aberdeen, RGIT: former pupils, 1937-1970Galletly, James