Basic Biographical Details
|Name: ||Robert Muil Bremner |
|Designation: ||Architect |
|Born: ||11 November 1908 |
|Died: ||13 April 1968 |
|Bio Notes: ||Robert Muil Bremner was born on 11 November 1908, the son of James Bremner, master chemist, and his wife, Margaret Shearer. He was articled to Arthur Hay Livingstone Mackinnon from July 1925 to summer 1928, attending part-time classes at the Aberdeen School of Architecture, Robert Gordon's College. He studied for a further three years full-time, and received his Post-Diploma in June 1931, entering the office of John Alexander Ogg Allan in November of that year. He was admitted ARIBA in mid-1932, his proposers being Robert Leslie Rollo, John Alexander Ogg Allan and James Brown Nicol. At that time he was living at 115 Union Grove, Aberdeen where he remained at least until 1950-51. |
Bremner latterly worked for the Aberdeen practice A Marshall Mackenzie & Son, though as yet no jobs on which he worked have been identified.
Bremner died on 13 April 1968 at Woodend Hospital Aberdeen. He was survived by his wife Enid (or Enie?) Mary King. Bremner's nephew, Duncan Shearer Bremner, also became an architect.
Private and Business Addresses
|The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:|
| ||Address||Type||Date from||Date to||Notes|
|14, Stanley Street, Aberdeen, Scotland||Private|| ||1970|| |
|115, Union Grove, Aberdeen, Scotland||Private||1932 *||After 1951(?)|| |
* earliest date known from documented sources.
Employment and Training
|The following books contain references to this architect:|
|RIBA||1939||The RIBA Kalendar 1939-1940|| ||London: Royal Institute of British Architects|| |
|RIBA||1950||The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951|| ||London: Royal Institute of British Architects|| |
|The following archives hold material relating to this architect:|
| ||Source||Archive Name||Source Catalogue No.||Notes|
|RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert Museum||RIBA Nomination Papers|| ||A no4897 (combined box 42)|