Basic Biographical Details

Name: Kenneth Urquhart McDonald
Bio Notes: Kenneth Urquhart McDonald studied for the diploma in architecture at Edinburgh College of Art and was elected ARIAS in 1961 and ARIBA in 1962. He worked in the practice of Spence Glover & Ferguson in the 1960s(?). By 1979 had a post with Alan Reiach (later Reiach & Hall). He was still with the practice in 1994.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 36, Lixmount Avenue, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivatec. 1960After 1961 
Item 2 of 313, Lovedale Road, Balerno, Midlothian, ScotlandPrivate1965After 1970 
Item 3 of 36, Darnaway Street, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate1979 *  

* 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 3Basil Spence & Partners19551958Apprentice 
Item 2 of 3Alan Reiach & PartnersEarly 1970s Architect 
Item 3 of 3Reiach & HallEarly 1980s *After 1994Architect 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 1198710 George Street  EdinburghScotlandPartner in charge


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this :
Item 1 of 6RIBA1961Kalendar 1960-61   
Item 2 of 6RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 3 of 6RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 4 of 6RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 5 of 6RIBA1984RIBA Directory of members   
Item 6 of 6RIBA1994A Directory of RIBA Members   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this :
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2Notes taken at this time by YHBasil's Bairns exhibition, 2008  
Item 2 of 2RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership