Basic Biographical Details

Name: John Ernest Gibbons
Born: 20 April 1940
Died: 26 October 2017
Bio Notes: John Ernest Gibbons studied for the diploma in architecture in Birmingham. He was elected ARIBA in 1964. By 1970 he had moved to Dalgety Bay in Fife. Later he moved to Edinburgh. He had a post with the Building Directorate of the Scottish Development Department. He was Director of Building and Chief Architect by 1994. His wife Patricia was also an architect but she cease to practise at some point in the 1970s.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 46, The Brake, West Hagley, Worcestershire, EnglandPrivate1965 *  
Item 2 of 4Inverawe, Crow Hill Road, Dalgety Bay, Fife, ScotlandPrivate1970 *  
Item 3 of 47, Merchiston Bank Gardens, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate1979  
Item 4 of 4New St Andrews House, Edinburgh, ScotlandBusiness1984 *After 1994 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Department of Health for Scotland (Scottish Board of Health; later Scottish Development Department)1990s Chief ArchitectPerhaps before this? Check.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 5RIBA1964The RIBA Kalendar 1964-65   
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