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Commemorative Plaques Record Details

Sir John Ninian Comper (1864 - 1960)

Picture of the Palque

Location : Formerly on 17 Spital, St Margaret's Convent (missing)

Area : Central Aberdeen

Plaque Type : Yellow

About Sir John Ninian Comper : Church Architect. Born in Aberdeen, the son of an Episcopalian clergyman, he was educated at Trinity College, Glenalmond. He studied art at Edinburgh, Oxford and the Royal College of Art London, and was apprenticed to an Ecclesiastical Architect's Practice in 1887. He designed the chapel of the Convent of St Margaret of Scotland, Spital in 1891 and the Seabury Memorial Restoration, St Andrew's Cathedral.