Tudor Johnny, City Architect of Aberdeen; The Life & Works of John Smith

By the author of The Life & Works of Archibald Simpson. John Smith – ‘Tudor Johnny’ – was born in 1781 to a master builder and architect in Aberdeen, the City over which he was to have a profound influence during his long career. Following in his father’s footsteps John entered the family business where…


Genre: Architecture, Librario, Non-fiction, Scotland, Scottish history
Subjects: Aberdeen, Archibald Simpson, Architecture, Scottish history, Tudor Johnny

Archibald Simpson, Architect; His Life & Times…

Archibald Simpson (1790-1847) is the man to whom Aberdeen owes it finest and most effective public buildings. He is one of Scotland’s greatest local architects of modern times. The Royal Infirmary, Marischal College, the Athenaeum Buildings and The North of Scotland Bank are only a few of the projects that reflect his influence on the…


Genre: Architecture, Biography, Librario, Non-fiction
Subjects: Aberdeen, Architecture