Basic Biographical Details

Name: Colin L M (or S M ) Swanson
Bio Notes: Little is known of Colin (L M or S M) Swanson of Gleneagles except that he was born in 1885 or 1886, the son of John M Swanson, mason and his wife Janet and was a draughtsman in the office of Scott Morton from 1904. The office notebook comments that he was (1910) 'now a great nut, had red hair).

He later instructed Scott Morton & Co to carry out interior work on several buildings.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Gleneagles, Perthshire, Scotland    

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 1Scott Morton & Co (later Scott Morton & Tynecastle Co Ltd; finally Scott Morton Ltd)1904 Draughtsman 

Buildings and Designs

This was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 4 Cunnoquhie House  FifeScotlandInstructed Scott Morton & Co to carry out interior work - date unknown
Item 2 of 4 Duncow House  DumfriesshireScotlandInstructed Scott Morton & Co on interior work - date unknown
Item 3 of 4 Moy HallMoy and Dalarossie Inverness-shireScotlandInstructed Scott Morton & Co for interior work - date unknown
Item 4 of 41883Cowdenknowes  BerwickshireScotlandDeisgn of interior work - instructed Scott Morton to carry out work


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSScott Morton (formerly Peter Miller) Collection, RIAS SMO S/20/20
Item 2 of 2Professor David M Walker personal archiveProfessor David M Walker, notes and collection of archive material Scott Morton & Co job list