Basic Biographical Details

Name: Robert Farquharson Whitton
Designation: Architect
Bio Notes: Robert Farquharson Whitton was elected a student member of the RIBA. He studied architecture at College of Art in Dundee and was elected ARIBA in 1951 and ARIAS in 1965. He worked under David Ross in Glasgow City Planning Department in the 1970s.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 362, Castle Road, Broughty Ferry , Dundee, ScotlandPrivate1950 *  
Item 2 of 355, Castle Street, Broughty Ferry, AngusPrivate1955After 1970 
Item 3 of 325, Miltonhill, Miltonbrae, Auchentorlie, Dunbartonshire, ScotlandPrivate1979After 1987This address is also given when he joined the RIAS in 1965. Perhaps his parental address?

* 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 1Glasgow City Planning Department1970s Planning Officer 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 7RIBA1950The RIBA Kalendar 1950-1951 London: Royal Institute of British Architects 
Item 2 of 7RIBA1955Kalendar 1954-1955   
Item 3 of 7RIBA1960The RIBA Kalendar 1959-19601959-1960  
Item 4 of 7RIBA1965The RIBA Kalendar   
Item 5 of 7RIBA1970RIBA Directory 1970   
Item 6 of 7RIBA1979Directory of members   
Item 7 of 7RIBA1987RIBA Directory of Members 1987   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIAS, Rutland SquareRecords of membership