Basic Biographical Details

Name: John Stanley Simpson
Born: 29 March 1928
Bio Notes: John Stanley Simpson was born on 29 March 1928 at 56 Southfield Loan, Alloa, the son of George Napier Simpson, and his wife Georgina Henney. He was elected a student member of the RIBA in 1953. He studied at the School of Art in Glasgow. He was elected ARIBA and ARIAS in 1956. He moved to Renfrewshire about 1960 and remained at the same address for the rest of his career. He is not listed in 1994.

He was awarded first prize in senior section of Stirling Society of Architects annual competition (open to students) on 1 Oct 1959. This is almost certainly a different John Simpson.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 256, Smithfield Loan, Alloa, Clackmannanshire, ScotlandPrivate1954After 1956 
Item 2 of 2Cuillin/1, Glen Lane, Uplawmoor, Renfrewshire, ScotlandPrivate1960After 1987 

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 1Stirling County Council Architects' Department1959(?) (?)CHECK - Builder lists Simpson of 'Stirling County Council'. Does not give further details.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 8RIBA1954RIBA Kalendar 1953-54   
Item 2 of 8RIBA1957The RIBA Kalendar 1957-1958 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 3 of 8RIBA1960The RIBA Kalendar 1959-19601959-1960  
Item 4 of 8RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 5 of 8RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 6 of 8RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 7 of 8RIBA1984RIBA Directory of members   
Item 8 of 8RIBA1987RIBA Directory of Members 1987   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder9 October 1959  'Stirling Architects' Competition' p416

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Archives (via Scotlands People)Statutory births  
Item 2 of 2RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership