Basic Biographical Details

Name: James Armour
Designation: Mason
Bio Notes: James Armour was a mason and master builder who was based in Mauchline and who was active in the 18th century. His daughter Jean married Robert Burns.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this mason:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Mauchline, Ayrshire, ScotlandPrivate/business1700s  

Buildings and Designs

This mason 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 41700sHowford BridgeMauchline AyrshireScotlandTradition attributes this to Armour.
Item 2 of 4c. 1760Skeldon HouseDalrymple AyrshireScotland 
Item 3 of 41766Parish ChurchDalmellington AyrshireScotland 
Item 4 of 41770Lanfine  AyrshireScotlandDirected the copnstruction of original house


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this mason:
Item 1 of 1Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp633, 520