Basic Biographical Details

Name: Donald Matheson (junior)
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Donald Matheson was one of two architect sons of Highland architect Donald Matheson. Matheson worked in the family firm, Donald Matheson & Sons, and with his brother Huisdean, continued the practice after their father's death in 1934.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Dingwall, Ross and Cromarty, ScotlandBusiness   

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 4Donald Matheson & SonsBefore 1929After 1934Partner 
Item 2 of 4Matheson & Mackenzie1956 Partner 
Item 3 of 4Matheson Mackenzie & Partner (later Matheson Mackenzie & Partners)1974Before 1980Partner 
Item 4 of 4Matheson Mackenzie & Ross1982 Partner 

Buildings and Designs

This architect 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 191929Dingwall AcademyDingwall Ross and CromartyScotland 
Item 2 of 191934Farmhouse and steading for Mr James YoungerHoy CaithnessScotlandAlterations and addtions, including new cattle court - date of involvement uncertain
Item 3 of 191934Picture HouseDingwall Ross and CromartyScotlandAs architect - in conjunction with George Coles as consultant.
Item 4 of 191935Nicolson InstituteStornowayLewisRoss and CromartyScotlandAdditional classroom block
Item 5 of 191953Kiltearn Free ChurchEvanton Ross and CromartyScotland 
Item 6 of 191959Free Presbyterian ChurchDingwall Ross and CromartyScotland 
Item 7 of 191970sArisaig Hotel  Inverness-shireScotlandMarina added
Item 8 of 191970sBreathing apparatus traning schoolInvergordon Ross & CromartyScotland 
Item 9 of 191970sCommunity hall VatersayRoss & CromartyScotland 
Item 10 of 191970sCommunity hallUllapool Ross & CromartyScotland 
Item 11 of 191970sCraftpoint Silvercraft FactoryBeauly Ross & CromartyScotland 
Item 12 of 191970sFactory for Scottish Development AgencyHuntly AberdeenshireScotland 
Item 13 of 191970sFactory for SDADufftown BanffshireScotland 
Item 14 of 191970sKirkwall Mountaincraft FactoryFort William Inverness-shireScotland 
Item 15 of 191970sLand reclamationBeauly Ross & CromartyScotland 
Item 16 of 191970sRapid housing, Wester Ross developmentDingwall Ross & CromartyScotland 
Item 17 of 191970sResidential development of 400 housesInvergordon Ross & CromartyScotland 
Item 18 of 191970sSwimming pool and recreation complex for Mr Van Ooijen     
Item 19 of 19Before 1975Dingwall public libraryDingwall Ross & CromartyScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2RIBA1964The RIBA Kalendar 1963-64   
Item 2 of 2RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal23 February 1935v42London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp513 - obituary of Donald Matheson Senior