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Commemorative Plaques Record Details

John Smith (1781 - 1852)

Picture of the Palque

Location : St Nicholas Church Frontage, Union Street

Area : Central Aberdeen

Plaque Type : Yellow

About John Smith : Architect. He trained in Aberdeen and London and became Superintendent of Works (which office later became City Architect) in 1807. He designed St Nicholas Church frontage colonnade and buildings in King Street, often working as both rival to, and in collaboration with, Archibald Simpson.