Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas Munro Logan
Born: 1879
Bio Notes: Thomas Munro Logan was born in 1879 and was articled to John Bryce of D & J Bryce in Edinburgh in 1895. He remained there for five years as apprentice and a further two years as assistant, studying on the diploma course at the School of Applied Art under Frank Worthington Simon. On leaving Bryce in 1902 he moved to Dundee to work for James Findlay, who had succeeded to John Murray Robertson's practice, on domestic projects. After three years there he moved to London as assistant to James Glen Sivewright Gibson, returning to Scotland in 1906 to take up a position as architect and surveyor on the Marquis of Breadalbane's estates in Perthshire, perhaps in the hope of establishing a potential client base. He was still there when he was admitted LRIBA in the mass intake of 20 July 1911, his proposers being Gibson, Bryce and Hippolyte Jean Blanc. By 1914 he was in practice in Stirling with house and office at 14 Park Terrace.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 3Tayview, Killin, Perthshire, ScotlandPrivate1911 *  
Item 2 of 3Breadalbane Estate Office, Aberfeldy, Perthshire, ScotlandBusiness1911 *  
Item 3 of 314, Park Terrace, Stirling, Stirlingshire, ScotlandPrivate/business1914 *  

* 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 4D & J Bryce18951900ApprenticeWorking under John Bryce
Item 2 of 4D & J Bryce19001902AssistantWorking under John Bryce
Item 3 of 4James Findlay19021905Assistant 
Item 4 of 4James Glen Sivewright Gibson19051906Assistant 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Hippolyte Jean Blanc20 July 1911for Licentiateship
Item 2 of 3John Bryce II (or John Bryce (junior))20 July 1911for Licentiateship
Item 3 of 3James Glen Sivewright Gibson20 July 1911for Licentiateship

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 31905Walsall Town HallWalsall StaffordshireEnglandAs assistant to J G S Gibson - drawings of furnishings and fittings
Item 2 of 3After 1906AuchmoreKillin PerthshireScotlandAdditions, drainage, heating, electric lighting and redecoration
Item 3 of 3After 1906Breadalbane EstatesAberfeldy PerthshireScotlandImprovements to shooting lodges and other buildings


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 2British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of 2Who's Who in Architecture1914    

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers L v19 no1424