Basic Biographical Details

Name: Stella Marcia Scott (Miss)
Born: 8 July 1913
Died: 2007
Bio Notes: Stella Marcia Scott was born on 8 July 1913 and studied at Glasgow School of Architecture from October 1931, obtaining a BSc in Architectural Design in October 1936. She had spent nearly nine months in the office of George Arthur Boswell in 1935 and 1936, working on 'details of domestic design', and assisted the structural engineer Ernest A Scott for three months of the latter year. After graduating she studied for a further year under L Stuart Stanley for the Professional Practice exam, which she passed in July 1937, whilst at the same time working in the LCC Architects' Department at assistant. She was still working in that department when she was admitted ARIBA on 6 December 1937, her proposers being T Harold Hughes, Edwin Williams and L Stuart Stanley.

In 1938 she was still with the LCC, but in 1946 had moved to Essex. She was back in London in 1950. In 1970 she was working in the County Architect's Department in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey. She continued to be a member of the RIBA until at least 1994. She died in 2007 but this must to be checked.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 472, Glennie Road, West Norwood, London, EnglandPrivate1937 *  
Item 2 of 4County Hall, Westminster, London, EnglandBusiness19381939 
Item 3 of 4121, Herschell Road, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, EnglandPrivatec. 1946  
Item 4 of 439, Oakway, Grand Drive, Raynes Park, London, EnglandPrivate1950 *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 4George Arthur Boswell19351936AssistantFor 9 months
Item 2 of 4Ernest A Scott19361936AssistantFor 3 months
Item 3 of 4Leslie Stuart Stanley19361937PupilStudying Professional Practice
Item 4 of 4London County Council Architects' Department (LCC Architects' Department)1936After 1937Assistant 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Thomas Harold Hughes6 December 1937for Associateship
Item 2 of 3Leslie Stuart Stanley6 December 1937for Associateship
Item 3 of 3Edwin Williams6 December 1937for Associateship

Buildings and Designs

This 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 21936Miners' convalescent homeSaltcoats AyrshireScotlandAs assistant to Ernest A Scott for three months
Item 2 of 21936New County Offices  LondonEnglandAs assistant in the LCC Architects' Department


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 4RIBA1938The RIBA Kalendar 1938-1939 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 2 of 4RIBA1946The RIBA Kalendar 1946-1947 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 3 of 4RIBA1950The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 4 of 4RIBA1961Kalendar 1960-61   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2England and WalesBirths, marriages and deaths  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A no6566 (combined box 146)