Basic Biographical Details

Name: John Marriott Knight
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: John Marriott Knight studied for the degree of BArch in London and was elected ARIBA in 1967. Between the parts of his degree he worked for the Cumbernauld New Town Development Corporation as his his address in 1965 is given as being in Cumbernauld. He was still there in 1970. By 1979 he had moved to a post in the Ancient Monuments Branch of the Department of the Environment and was based Lady Lawson Street.

By 1994 the department for which he worked had become the Historic Buildings & Monuments Directorate.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 419h, Glenhove Road, Cumbernauld, Lanarkshire, ScotlandPrivate1965 *  
Item 2 of 4H8-12, Centre South, Cumbernauld, Lanarkshire, ScotlandPrivate(?)1970  
Item 3 of 43, Lady Lawson Street, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1979  
Item 4 of 43-11, Melville Street, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1984  

* 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 2Cumbernauld New Town Development CorporationMid 1960s Architect 
Item 2 of 2H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)1970s Architect 


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