Basic Biographical Details

Name: George Johnstone Anderson
Born: 27 June 1910
Died: Late 1971
Bio Notes: George Johnstone Anderson was born on 27 June 1910 and attended Robert Gordon College, Aberdeen from 1928 to 1934, working in the offices of George Bennett Mitchell & Son during vacations. He became a student member of the RIBA in 1931 after exemption from the intermediate exam, and passed the professional practice exam in 1934. He was admitted ARIBA on 10 February 1942, his proposers being R Leslie Rollo, James Brown Nicol and A G R Mackenzie. By that time he was working for in Middlesex County Architect's Department, although his nomination papers also give a home address of 2 Viewfield Avenue, Aberdeen.

Anderson died in late 1971, his death being registered at Kingston-upon-Thames sometime between October and December of that year.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 52, Viewfield Avenue, Aberdeen, ScotlandPrivate1942 *  
Item 2 of 5Middlesex, EnglandBusiness1942 *  
Item 3 of 54 Warwick House/69, Worple Road, Wimbledon, London, ScotlandBusiness1954 *  
Item 4 of 5Apple-Trees/62, Greenways, Hinchley Wood, Esher, Surrey, EnglandPrivate1964 *  
Item 5 of 57 Marlowe House, Dyrham Road, Wimbledon, London, EnglandBusiness(?)1970 *  

* 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 2George Bennett Mitchell & SonAfter 1928Before 1934Apprentice(?)holiday work while studying
Item 2 of 2Middlesex County Council Architect's DepartmentAfter 1934After 1941 role uncertain


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Alexander George Robertson Mackenzie10 February 1942for Associateship
Item 2 of 3James Brown Nicol10 February 1942for Associateship
Item 3 of 3Robert Leslie Rollo10 February 1942for Associateship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 3RIBA1954RIBA Kalendar 1953-54   
Item 2 of 3RIBA1964The RIBA Kalendar 1963-64   
Item 3 of 3RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2England and WalesBirths, marriages and deaths  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A no7994 (combined box 202)