Basic Biographical Details

Name: George Ogilvie Birrell
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: George Ogilvie Birrell studied for the diploma in architecture at Edinburgh College of Art and was elected ARIBA in 1962 and ARIAS in 1965.

He was living in Kirkcaldy by 1965 where he ran his own private practice. In 1979 he was working in Dundee Corporation Architects Department. He was still there in 1994.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 24, Dee Place, Kirkcaldy, Fife, ScotlandPrivate/business1964  
Item 2 of 246, Lady Helen Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, ScotlandPrivate1965After 1970 

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 1Dundee Corporation Architectural Dpt (later City of Dundee District Council Architects Dept, Dundee City Council)Before 1979(?)After 1994Architect 

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 118 June 1964Two lock-ups, 14-16 Oswald RoadKirkcaldy FifeScotland 


Bibliographic References

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