Basic Biographical Details

Name: Arthur G Ingham
Born: 1885
Died: 1966
Bio Notes: No details are yet known of Arthur G Ingham. He seems to have been born in 1885 or 1886, the son of Joseph Ingham, journalist, and his wife Sarah and to have studied at Edinburgh College of Art both for the diploma in architecture and the diploma in town planning. He was chief engineer and surveyor to the Department of Agriculture for Scotland in the late 1920s and 1930s. He had been awarded the OBE by 1949.

He later moved to the post of Deputy Architect, under County Architect D G Bannerman, of Lanarkshire County. He was assigned this post after the departure of Samuel McColl [Building 22 March 1968, p78]

Ingham died in 1966.

Private and Business Addresses

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 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1UnknownBusiness   

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 2Department of Agriculture for Scotland (later Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland)1920s1940sChief Architect 
Item 2 of 2Lanark County Council1950s(?) Deputy Architect 

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 41928Rowett Institute, Strathcona House  AberdeenScotland 
Item 2 of 41931Hannah Research InstituteAuchincruive AyrshireScotland 
Item 3 of 41949University of Edinburgh, King's Buildings, Department of Agriculture  EdinburghScotlandTo provide advice as chief engineer of the Department of Agriculture.
Item 4 of 4c. 1958Poultry Research Unit  Edinburgh, MidlothianScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 2British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of 2Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David M1984Edinburgh (The Buildings of Scotland) Harmondsworth: Penguin Books Ltdp487

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building22 March 1978  p78