Basic Biographical Details

Name: Christie & Davidson
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: 1 January 1909
Ended: Before 1920
Bio Notes: R M Christie practised in Dunblane at the turn of the 20th century. Nothing is known of his training. He appears to have worked exclusively in Perthshire and Angus.

George MacCallum Davidson was articled to Ebeneezer Simpson of Stirling from 1887 to 1902, and attended Glasgow and West of Scotland Technical College, remaining as assistant with Simpson until 1905 when he joined R M Christie's practice in Dunblane. Christie took him into partnership on 1 January 1909. At some point before 1920 he returned to Stirling as partner to Ebeneezer Simpson.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2Dunblane, Perthshire, ScotlandBusiness   
Item 2 of 2Louise Villa, Bridge of Allan, Stirlingshire, ScotlandPrivate/business   

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 3R M Christie1 January 1909Before 1920Partner 
Item 2 of 3George MacCallum Davidson1 January 1909Before 1920PartnerBecame partner in 1909
Item 3 of 3Lawrence Harrower SmartApril 1912June 1914Apprentice 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice 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 4After 1909Ashfield Works, workmen's dwellingsDunblane PerthshireScotland 
Item 2 of 4After 1909Ivy LodgeBridge of Allan StirlingshireScotlandAlteration
Item 3 of 4After 1909Queen Victoria Memorial School, Drums of the KippendavieDunblane PerthshireScotlandSwimming bath
Item 4 of 4After 1909VillaBalloch DunbartonshireScotland 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architectural practice:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers L v17 no1218 (Davidson)