Basic Biographical Details

Name: Donald Andrew Macdonald
Born: 5 June 1909
Died: 16 April 1989
Bio Notes: Donald Andrew Macdonald was born on 5 June 1909, the son of Lachlan Macdonald, male nurse, and his wife Jemima Lawrie. He elected a student member of the RIBA in 1938 and was a member of the Edinburgh Architectural Association in 1939-40. At that date he was living at 6 Warrender Park Terrace. He does not appear to have joined the RIBA as it is not listed in the RIBA Directory of 1970. At that time he was senior partner in the practice John A W Grant.

He died on 16 April 1989, survived by his wife Marjory Jane Stevenson Howden Luke and at least one son (probably Donald Lachlan MacDonald).

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 36, Warrender Park Terrace, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate1939 *  
Item 2 of 38, Esplanade Terrace, Joppa, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate1948 *After 1960 
Item 3 of 317, Rosefield Place, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivateBefore 19651989 

* 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 1John Alexander William Grant1970 *After 1975Partner 

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 4RIBA1939The RIBA Kalendar 1939-1940 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 2 of 4RIBA1948The RIBA Kalendar 1948-1949 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 3 of 4RIBA1961Kalendar 1960-61   
Item 4 of 4RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIAS NewsletterMarch 1990v1, no9 Death notice

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1H M Register HouseDeath Register