Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas John Miller Reid
Born: 1873
Bio Notes: Thomas John Miller Reid was born in 1873 and articled to John Bryce (then still practising as D & J Bryce) in 1889, attending classes at Edinburgh School of Art, Heriot-Watt College and from 1892 the Edinburgh School of Applied Art under Frank Worthington Simon and Stewart Henbest Capper. While studying there he moved first to the office of McArthy & Watson in 1894, then to that of Robert Rowand Anderson in 1895 and finally in the same year to that of Thomas Tolmie Paterson.

In 1899 Reid moved to Liverpool as assistant to Charles Ernest Deacon, obtaining a post in the City Architect's Department there in 1901. He was admitted LRIBA in early 1911, his proposers being Deacon, Philip Coldwell Thicknesse and Edward Percy Hinde, all of Liverpool.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 112, Coltart Road, Liverpool, EnglandPrivate1911 *  

* 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 6D & J Bryce18891894Apprentice 
Item 2 of 6McArthy & Watson18941895Assistant 
Item 3 of 6Wardrop & Anderson18951895Assistant 
Item 4 of 6Thomas Tolmie Paterson18951899Assistant 
Item 5 of 6Charles Ernest Deacon18991901Assistant 
Item 6 of 6Liverpool City Architect's Department1901After 1911Assistant 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Charles Ernest DeaconEarly 1911for Licentiateship
Item 2 of 3Edward Percy HindeEarly 1911for Licentiateship
Item 3 of 3Philip Coldwell ThicknesseEarly 1911for Licentiateship


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 v11 no652 (microfilm reel 33)