Basic Biographical Details

Name: Ian Fyfe Cameron
Designation: Architect
Born: 14 May 1910
Died: 1952
Bio Notes: Ian Fyfe Cameron was born on 14 May 1910 and studied full-time at Aberdeen School of Architecture from October 1930 to 1933, subsequently assisting in the office of A Marshall Mackenzie & Son for three years whilst continuing to attend evening classes. He obtained his diploma in June 1936 and was admitted ARIBA on 5 December 1938, his proposers being John Gibb Marr, Hugh Stammers Tiffin of the Office of Works, and John Hatton Markham. He had a post with the Office of Works in London later that year.

Cameron is listed as a student in the 1938-39 directory but not in that for 1946, nor any thereafter. He is very likely the Ian F Cameron who died aged 41 between April and June 1952 in Hampstead in London.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 4Aberdeen, ScotlandPrivate/business   
Item 2 of 44, Leinster Gardens, London, EnglandPrivate1938  
Item 3 of 4H M Office of Works, London, EnglandBusinessc. 1938  
Item 4 of 478, Guildford Street, Russell Square, London, EnglandPrivate/business(?)c. 1938  

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 2A Marshall Mackenzie & Son19331936Assistant 
Item 2 of 2H M Office of Works (later Ministry of Works, Department of the Environment and Property Services Agency)1938 * AssistantIn London office (Westminster)

* earliest date known from documented sources.


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3John Hatton Markham5 December 1938for Associateship
Item 2 of 3John Gibb Marr5 December 1938for Associateship
Item 3 of 3Hugh Stammers Tiffin5 December 1938for Associateship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1RIBA1938The RIBA Kalendar 1938-1939 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2England and WalesBirths, marriages and deaths  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A no6894 (combined box 164)