Basic Biographical Details

Name: Edward Hanlon
Designation: Architect
Born: 11 August 1938
Died: 5 April 1989
Bio Notes: Edward Hanlon was born on 11 August 1938, the son of James Hanlon, park labourer and his wife Annie Cairns. He was elected ARIBA in 1967. He joined the Wylie Shanks & Partners practice in 1969. He remained with Wyle Shanks until 1990.

He died in service of a heart attack at The King's Course, Gleneagles, Auchterarder on 5 April 1989. He was survived by his wife Christine Turner McEwan Muir.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 312, Clairmont Gardens, Glasgow, ScotlandBusiness   
Item 2 of 335, Connalee Road, Glasgow, ScotlandPrivate1965 *  
Item 3 of 3100, Holeburn Road, Glasgow, ScotlandPrivate1970  

* 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 1Wylie Shanks & Partners19691989Partner 

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 271960sEuclid/Terex factory   LuxembourgPartner in charge
Item 2 of 271962Warehouse for William Collins Sons & Co, Publishers  GlasgowScotlandPartner in charge - with William Jardine
Item 3 of 271967(?)Carnegie LibraryAirdrie LanarkshireScotlandResponsible for Conversion to Airdrie Arts Centre in 1967? Or for further work c.1973? Unclear.
Item 4 of 271967Scottish Industrial Estate, Euclid (Great Britain) Ltd, plant at NewhouseNewhouse LanarkshireScotlandExtension - partner in charge with William Jardine
Item 5 of 271968Miss Cranston's Tea Rooms, Buchanan Street  GlasgowScotlandNew banking hall inserted
Item 6 of 271970s(?)Advance factory for SIECKirkconnel DumfriesshireScotland 
Item 7 of 271970sAdvance factory for SIECWick CaithnessScotland 
Item 8 of 271970General Motors FactoryMotherwell LanarkshireScotlandPartner in charge
Item 9 of 271970General Motors FactoryPeterhead AberdeenshireScotlandPartner in charge
Item 10 of 271970Glasgow Dental Hospital and School  GlasgowScotlandTeaching block
Item 11 of 271970Rolls Royce FactoryHillington GlasgowScotlandNew factory
Item 12 of 27After 1970Elliott Brothers Marconi Developments premises   ScotlandNew build? Extensions?
Item 13 of 27After 1970Factory block for Industrial Estates Managment Corporation for Scotland  Dundee, AngusScotlandExtensions
Item 14 of 27After 1970Filtrona Factory  DundeeScotland 
Item 15 of 27After 1970Industrial development for General Motors   LuxembourgPartner in charge
Item 16 of 27After 1970Trane Heating and Airconditioning FactoryDonibristle FifeScotland 
Item 17 of 27After 1970Veeder Root Factory  DundeeScotlandExtensions or new build?
Item 18 of 271972Offices for Rolls Royce  GlasgowScotland 
Item 19 of 27Before 1973Clydesdale Bank, overseas branchHillington GlasgowScotland 
Item 20 of 27c. 1975William Collins Publishers LtdBishopbriggs GlasgowScotlandAs partner in charge
Item 21 of 271977Sales Centre, Factory and offices for Caithness GlassPerth PerthshireScotland 
Item 22 of 27Late 1970sSilberline Ltd FactoryLeven FifeScotlandExtensions
Item 23 of 271980sCaithness Glass factory and officesWick CaithnessScotland 
Item 24 of 271980sCaithness Glass Visitor CentreWick CaithnessScotland 
Item 25 of 271980sCaithness Glass Visitor CentrePerth PerthshireScotland 
Item 26 of 271980sTerex facilities   LuxembourgAs partner in charge
Item 27 of 271980sTerex Facilities, NewhouseMotherwell LanarkshireScotlandAs partner in charge


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 6Bailey, Rebecca M1996Scottish architects' papers: a source book Edinburgh: The Rutland Pressp151
Item 2 of 6RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 3 of 6RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 4 of 6RIBA1979RIBA Directory of Practices 1979   
Item 5 of 6RIBA1987RIBA Directory of Members 1987   
Item 6 of 6Wylie Shanks Architects2012Wylie Shanks Architects: a centenary retrospective 1912-2012   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1H M Register HouseDeath Register