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Commemorative Plaques Record Details

James Fenton Wyness (1903 - 1974)

Picture of the Palque

Location : 45 Salisbury Terrace

Area : North Aberdeen

Plaque Type : Yellow

About James Fenton Wyness : Architect and Historian. He is remembered as an architect and antiquarian who was committed to local issues and one who specialised in the restoration of historic buildings. He was the project architect, editor and historical advisor for the Deeside Field and published a history of Aberdeen, City by the Grey North Sea, in 1965. He became the County Commissioner for the Boy Scouts and was awarded the Silver Wolf, Scouting’s highest honour in 1973. He was also a Knight of the Order of St John.