Basic Biographical Details

Name: Dundee Corporation Architectural Dpt (later City of Dundee District Council Architects Dept, Dundee City Council)
Designation: Architectural practice
Bio Notes:  

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Dundee, ScotlandBusiness   

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 10James Kidd19631967Chief Architect 
Item 2 of 10Richard Mercer Blaikie1967Before 1975  
Item 3 of 10Ronald Lindsay Valentine1970s Architect 
Item 4 of 10Alan Morley Preston19701975Chief Architect 
Item 5 of 10Ronald Gilbert Carlisle19741979Chief Architect 
Item 6 of 10Ian Mitchell Dunsire1979 Chief Architect 
Item 7 of 10James Oswald1979 * Architect 
Item 8 of 10George Ogilvie BirrellBefore 1979(?)After 1994Architect 
Item 9 of 10Alexander Berry AndersonEarly 1980s Architect 
Item 10 of 10Lindsay Hutton Davidson1990s ArchitectIn the Chief Architect's Department

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 291930City Chambers  DundeeScotlandJames McLellan Brown responsible for adapting scheme designed by Sir J J Burnet, assisted by John Jeffrey
Item 2 of 29After 1930Dundee Civic Centre  DundeeScotlandWith John Jeffrey responsible
Item 3 of 291960Five tower blocks, Gowrie Court, Hillside Court, Glamis Court, Ninewells Court and Balgay Court Ninewells DundeeScotlandIn conjunction with Crudens - with John W Kidd as City Architect
Item 4 of 291964Lawside RC AcademyLawside DundeeScotlandWith John W Kidd as Ciity Architect
Item 5 of 291969Craigie High School  DundeeScotlandWith John W Kidd as City Architect
Item 6 of 291969Menzieshill High School  DundeeScotlandWith John Kidd as City Architect
Item 7 of 2919704-storey housing, Coupar Angus Road  DundeeScotland 
Item 8 of 291972Wellgate housing  DundeeScotland 
Item 9 of 291973Ardler Complex and Ardler ClinicArdler DundeeScotlandmain part of complex
Item 10 of 291974Braeview School  DundeeScotlandWith Alan Morley Preston as City Architect
Item 11 of 291975Ladywell Avenue housing development  DundeeScotland 
Item 12 of 291976Mains Castle  DundeeScotland 
Item 13 of 291977Dryburgh Sheltered Housing  DundeeScotland 
Item 14 of 291981Watson Street Housing  DundeeScotland 
Item 15 of 291985Dudhope Castle  Dundee Major refurbishment - with Alexander Berry Anderson as project architect.
Item 16 of 291990Dundee Repertory Theatre  DundeeScotlandSW extension
Item 17 of 291996Wellgate CDA centre and civic library  DundeeScotland 
Item 18 of 291997Alexander bus station  Dundee, AngusScotlandHexagonal waiting hall
Item 19 of 291997Police StationHilltown DundeeScotland 
Item 20 of 291999Dundee Airport  DundeeScotlandHangar
Item 21 of 292001Morgan's Hospital  DundeeScotlandReinstatement in conjunction with Simpson & Brown
Item 22 of 292003Baxter Public Park, layout, pavilion and north lodge  DundeeScotlandPark Centre
Item 23 of 292004East District Housing officeFintry DundeeScotland 
Item 24 of 292004St John's RC High SchoolDudhope DundeeScotlandLarge extension
Item 25 of 292005Greenmarket car park  DundeeScotland 
Item 26 of 292006West District housing officeLochee DundeeScotland 
Item 27 of 292011Camperdown House  DundeeScotlandWalled garden, wildlife centre
Item 28 of 292011East Whale Lane carpark  DundeeScotland 
Item 29 of 292011New Olympia Centre  DundeeScotland 


Currently, there are no references for this architectural practice. The information has been derived from: the British Architectural Library / RIBA Directory of British Architects 1834-1914; Post Office Directories; and/or any sources listed under this individual's works.