Dictionary of Scottish Architects

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The Dictionary of Scottish Architects is a publicly available online database that provides biographical information about all architects known to have worked in Scotland between 1660 and 1980, and lists their works. [1] Launched in 2006, it was compiled by a team led by Professor David Walker, now Emeritus Professor in the School of Art History at the University of St Andrews. [2] [3]

The database includes all the known works of architects based in Scotland, but only the Scottish works of English and Irish architects are included. [4]

The database, which is available free of charge, [2] is now managed and fully funded by Historic Environment Scotland. [5]

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