Basic Biographical Details

Name: J B Dunn & Martin
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: February 1934
Bio Notes: After James Bow Dunn's death in August 1930, his son Herbert continued the practice as James B Dunn & Partners with George Legat Martin who had been principal assistant. By mutual consent the partnership between Herbert Dunn and George Martin was dissolved in October 1931. However Herbert re-joined the practice in February 1934 and the firm's name was changed again to J B Dunn & Martin.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Edinburgh, 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 4James Allan Hugh Mottram (or James A H Mottram)  Apprentice 
Item 2 of 4Herbert Gordon DunnFebruary 1934 Partner 
Item 3 of 4George Legat MartinFebruary 1934(?)Partner 
Item 4 of 4Alexander Whitelaw Jardine9 January 193531 August 1936Apprentice 

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 241934Belfry CottageWester Pencaitland East LothianScotland 
Item 2 of 241934House for J DonaldsonLaurencekirk KincardineshireScotland 
Item 3 of 241934Northesk Nurseries, tomato houseMontrose AngusScotland 
Item 4 of 24February 1934Premises for Messrs Turnbull & Wilson  EdinburghScotlandPlans by this partnership after February 1934
Item 5 of 24c. 1934Dalmahoy House and lodgesRatho EdinburghScotlandAlterations to East lodge
Item 6 of 24c. 1934Inverness High SchoolInverness Inverness-shireScotlandMaybe Herbert Dunn involved too?
Item 7 of 241935Ardmillan Motor Works  EdinburghScotland 
Item 8 of 241935Gylemuir WorksCorstorphine EdinburghScotland 
Item 9 of 241935Houses for Mr ReidPencaitland East LothianScotland 
Item 10 of 241936House for the Misses WalkerBelford EdinburghScotland 
Item 11 of 241936Showroom, offices and houses for Messrs Steel BrothersNiddrie EdinburghScotland 
Item 12 of 241937Kirkcaldy Town HallKirkcaldy FifeScotlandCompetition design
Item 13 of 241938331 Leith Walk  EdinburghScotlandAlterations
Item 14 of 241938Amazondean House and Cottage  MidlothianScotland 
Item 15 of 241938Houses, The InchNether Liberton EdinburghScotland 
Item 16 of 241938Murrayfield Ice Rink and Sports StadiumMurrayfield EdinburghScotland 
Item 17 of 241938Palace Hotel  EdinburghScotlandAlterations and additions
Item 18 of 241938Young Men's Christian Association  EdinburghScotland 
Item 19 of 241939Air raid shelter  EdinburghScotland 
Item 20 of 241939Air Raid Shelter  EdinburghScotland 
Item 21 of 241939Houses (?), Dalkeith Road  EdinburghScotland 
Item 22 of 241939Paxton Village HallPaxton BerwickshireScotland 
Item 23 of 241939Public air raid shelter  EdinburghScotland 
Item 24 of 241940ARP Public Shelter  EdinburghScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 1Post Office Directories