Basic Biographical Details

Name: George McIntosh Keith
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: George McIntosh Keith was the son of George McIntosh Keith, Aberdeen City Architect. He studied for the Diploma in Architecture at Aberdeen and for the Diploma in Town Planning at the University of Strathclyde. He was admitted ARIBA in 1964. He was also a member of the Royal Town Planning Institute. He was taken into partnership in 1969 by Hugh Martin. He also held a teaching post in the Department of Architecture at the University of Strathclyde. He may have retired by 1994 as he lists his home address in the RIBA Directory of that date.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 21, Park Circus Place, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness1979  
Item 2 of 2Inverforth/50, Laverbank Road, Trinity, Edinburgh, ScotlandPrivate1994 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 2Hugh Harold Martin1969 Partner 
Item 2 of 2Hugh Martin & Partnersc. 1970After 1980Partner 

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 5718 August 1961Self-Service Restaurant and ShopHazlehead Park AberdeenScotlandper Builder p305
Item 2 of 571962Maxwelltown CDA, multi-storey and low-rise housingHilltown DundeeScotland 
Item 3 of 571969Commercial College, Constitution Road, Dundee  Dundee, AngusScotlandCarried out job?
Item 4 of 571969Health CentreDenburn AberdeenScotland 
Item 5 of 57Late 1960sAberdeen City Centre Commercial Development Plan  AberdeenScotland 
Item 6 of 57Late 1960sKingdom Shopping CentreGlenrothes FifeScotland 
Item 7 of 57Mid 1960sMuseum and LibraryInverness Inverness-shireScotland 
Item 8 of 571970sClydesdale BankGlenrothes FifeScotland 
Item 9 of 571970sDistrict Shopping CentreSunderland County DurhamEngland 
Item 10 of 571970sInternational headquarters for Low & Bonar  DundeeScotland 
Item 11 of 571970sKirkwall airportKirkwallMainlandOrkneyScotlandExtensions
Item 12 of 571970sMulti-storey carpark  DundeeScotland 
Item 13 of 571970sMunicipal aerodromeInverness Inverness-shireScotlandExtensions
Item 14 of 571970sOffices, Fettes Row  EdinburghScotlandRefurbishment
Item 15 of 571970sOffices, Queen Street  EdinburghScotland 
Item 16 of 571970sOvergate redevelopment  DundeeScotlandAngus Hotel claimed to be by Hugh Martin & Partners in RIBA Directory
Item 17 of 571970sPrestwick International Airport  AyrshireScotlandExtensions
Item 18 of 571970sPrimary schoolDunblane PerthshireScotland 
Item 19 of 571970sPrimary schoolAlloa ClackmannanshireScotland 
Item 20 of 571970sRoyal Bank of Scotland  AberdeenScotland 
Item 21 of 571970sRoyal Bank of Scotland  DundeeScotland 
Item 22 of 571970sRoyal Bank of ScotlandGlenrothes FifeScotland 
Item 23 of 571970sSecondary SchoolAberfeldy PerthshireScotland 
Item 24 of 571970sSecondary SchoolAlloa ClackmannanshireScotland 
Item 25 of 571970sTown Centre redevelopment Bathgate West LothianScotland 
Item 26 of 571970sTown Centre redevelopmentConsett County DurhamEngland 
Item 27 of 571970Bank of Nova Scotia branch  EdinburghScotland 
Item 28 of 571970Bank of Nova Scotia branch  GlasgowScotland 
Item 29 of 571970Huntershill HouseBishopbriggs DunbartonshireScotlandConversion of ground floor of house and extension to form recreation centre.
Item 30 of 571970St James Centre and Government Offices  EdinburghScotlandCompletion
Item 31 of 571970Tartan ClubFountainbridge EdinburghScotland 
Item 32 of 571970Water filtration plant  DundeeScotland 
Item 33 of 57After 1970Coommercial development  DundeeScotland 
Item 34 of 57After 1970Shopping and Office development, Bridge StreetInverness    
Item 35 of 571971Bishopbriggs Sports CentreBishopbriggs DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 36 of 571971Denburn CDA, multi-storey and low-rise housing  AberdeenScotland 
Item 37 of 571971Multi-storey car park, site of Old Black's BuildingsDenburn AberdeenScotlandScheme mainly carried out by Hugh Martin & Partners?
Item 38 of 571972Dunblane High SchoolDunblane PerthshireScotlandNew school - phase I
Item 39 of 571972Forestry Commission officeCorstorphine EdinburghScotland 
Item 40 of 571972Offices, West North Street  AberdeenScotland 
Item 41 of 571972Primary schoolAberfeldy PerthshireScotlandExtensions
Item 42 of 571973Commercial CentreGlenrothes FifeScotland 
Item 43 of 571973District CentreSunderland  England 
Item 44 of 571973Factory at Farburn EstateDyce AberdeenshireScotland 
Item 45 of 571973Hutcheon Street CDA, multi-storey and low-rise housing  AberdeenScotland 
Item 46 of 571973Planning study for Zetland County CouncilSullom VoeMainlandShetlandScotland 
Item 47 of 571973Private residential developmentInverkip RenfrewshireScotland 
Item 48 of 571974Mercat Housing Society developmentHyndland GlasgowScotland 
Item 49 of 571974Offices, Chapel Street  AberdeenScotland 
Item 50 of 571974Timber component housign  AberdeenScotland 
Item 51 of 571975Civil Aviation HouseCorstorphine EdinburghScotland 
Item 52 of 571975New Glenrothes HouseGlenrothes FifeScotland 
Item 53 of 571976Menzies' Hanover Buildings  EdinburghScotlandWindows reglazed and E extension built.
Item 54 of 571977Bank of ScotlandMorningside EdinburghScotland 
Item 55 of 571978Clyde Shopping CentreClydebank DunbartonshireScotland 
Item 56 of 571981Eastgate Shopping CentreInverness Inverness-shireScotland 
Item 57 of 571988Department of EmploymentCoatbridge LanarkshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 4Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp129
Item 2 of 4RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 3 of 4RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 4 of 4RIBA1994A Directory of RIBA Members   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1School of Architecture, Garthdee, Aberdeen, RGIT: former pupils, 1937-1970Galletly, James