Basic Biographical Details

Name: Building Research Station (BRS)
Born: 1921
Died: 1972
Bio Notes: The Building Research Station (BRS) was set up in 1921 by the government-run Building Research Board. Originally based in Acton, West London, it moved to Bucknalls, a large Victorian house near Watford, in 1925. In 1972 it was absorbed into the new Building Research Establishment (BRE), which remains at the same site today.

In 1949, a remote BRS office opened in Scotland.

Private and Business Addresses

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 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Bucknalls, Watford, Hertfordshire, EnglandBusiness19251972 

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

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 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Guy Barrie OddieAfter 1946Before 1948  


Bibliographic References

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Item 1 of 1BRE (Building Research Establishment) - website of Building Research Establishment BRE