Basic Biographical Details

Name: William Lochhead Dyer
Designation: Architect
Died: 20 July 1928
Bio Notes: William Lochhead Dyer trained with Campbell Douglas & Sellars. He commenced business as an architect in April 1894. He continued to work as an architect in Motherwell in the first decade of the 20th century. At the same time he also ran the Volunteer Arms and is described as a wine and spirit merchant.

He died on 20 July 1912.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 38, Clyde Street, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, ScotlandBusiness1896 *  
Item 2 of 381, Merry Street, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, ScotlandBusiness1896 *  
Item 3 of 3Cross Stone Place, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, ScotlandBusiness1911 *  

* 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 1Campbell Douglas & SellarsLate 1880sEarly 1890sApprentice 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2Clarke1896Clarke's Motherwell Directory   
Item 2 of 2Measurers\' Companion1911The Scottish Architects' and Measurers' Companion   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Motherwell Times14 April 1894   
Item 2 of 3Motherwell Times9 May 1895   
Item 3 of 3Motherwell Times28 July 1928   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2Courtesy of Colin YoungInformation sent via 'Contact Us' on website Sent June 2010
Item 2 of 2Courtesy of Rob CloseInformation via 'Contact Us' on website Sebt November 2014