Collection UR-SF 82 - Ian Imlach papers

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UR-SF 82


Ian Imlach papers


  • 1960s-1990s (Creation)

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2 boxes of rolled architectural drawings

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Biographical history

Ian Imlach was an architect and lecturer at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee. Born in London, 1930, Ian moved to Scotland to study architecture at Scott Sutherland School, Aberdeen. After graduating he travelled to Singapore for work before returning to Scotland in 1958. He worked in the practice of James Parr before joining the staff at the School of Architecture, Duncan of Jordanstone where he lectured until his retirement in 1995. Significant builds he was responsible for include Villa, 11 Victoria Road, Broughty Ferry; Villa, Roseangle, 1968 and Dundee Synagogue, 1978.

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Mr Neil Burford, Architect at DJCAD kindly arranged the transfer but is unsure where the drawings came from.

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Architectural drawings by Imlach.


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Usually chronological within series.

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Conditions governing access

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

Conditions governing reproduction

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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UR-SF 82

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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