Basic Biographical Details

Name: Hugh Campbell Connell
Born: 1 December 1913
Died: 13 May 2011
Bio Notes: Hugh Campbell Connell was born on 1 December 1913 at 269 Springburn Road, Glasgow, the son of Daniel Connell, journeyman engine fitter, and his wife Agnes McGilvray.

He studied at for the degree of BSc in Architecture at the University of Glasgow and was elected ARIBA in 1946. Thereafter he spent five years in the various offices, including that of Bradshaw Gass & Hope. He In 1953-54 he was working in Leeds and in December 1959 was short-listed for Angus County Architect post. By 1963-64 he was living in Kent, probably when he had the post of Deputy Borough Architect of Camberwell.

By 1979 Connell had returned to Scotland probably when he retired and was living in Kirkcudbrightshire. He died on 13 May 2011 at Fleet Valley Nursing Home. His wife, Thomasina, had predeceased him.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 35, Lidgett Crescent, Leeds, EnglandPrivatec. 1954  
Item 2 of 3Flat 2 (later 3)/Highlands/9, Oldfield Road, Bickley, Bromley, Kent, EnglandPrivateBefore 1960After 1964Listed as Flat 3 in 1970
Item 3 of 3Stable Cottage, Cuchat Wood Gatehouse-of-Fleet, Kirkcudbrightshire, ScotlandPrivate1979After 1996 

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 1Bradshaw Gass & Hope  Assistant 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 3RIBA1964The RIBA Kalendar 1963-64   
Item 2 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1979Directory of members   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this :
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder11 December 1959  'Angus County Architect' p878
Item 2 of 2Galloway News19 May 2011   

Archive References

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