Alastair Michael Tivey MAXWELL-IRVING

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1935-10-01
Education Lancing, Univ of London (BSc), Univ of Oxford, Univ of Stirling
Books & Publications Publications incl: Burke's Landed Gentry (contrib, 1968 and 2001), The Irvings of Bonshaw (1968), The Irvings of Dumfries (1968), Early Firearms and their Influence on the Military And Domestic Architecture of the Borders (1974), Cramalt Tower (1982), Borthwick Castle (1982), Hoddom Castle (1989), Lochwood Castle (1990), The Castles of Buittle (1991), Torthorwald Castle (1993), Scottish Yetts and Window-Grilles (1994), The Dating of the Tower-houses at Comlongon and Elphinstone (1996), The Tower-houses of Kirtleside (1997), Kenmure Castle (1997), The Border Towers of Scotland: Their History and Architecture - The West March (2000), Lordship and Architecture in Medieval and Rennaissance Scotland (contrib, 2005), Family Memoirs (2007), Family Memoirs Supplement (2008), Reginald Tivey: A Celebration of his Art (2011)
Recreations architecture and history of the Border towers of Scotland, archaeology, family history and genealogy, art and architecture of Tuscany, horology, heraldry, photography, gardening
Clubs N/A
Style Alastair Maxwell-Irving, Esq, FSA
Career chartered engr: English Electric Co 1960-64, Annandale Estates 1966-69, Weir Pumps Ltd 1970-91; quality conslt 1992-94; architectural and historical writer and archaeologist; sometime hon asst Royal Cmmn on Ancient and Historical Monuments Scotland; memb: Castle Studies Gp, Archaeology Scotland, Dumfries and Galloway Antiquarian Soc, Hawick Archaeological Soc, Stirling Field and Archaeological Soc, Clackmannan Field Soc, Friends of Alloa Tower, Friends of Sauchie Tower, Scottish Castles Assoc; fndr memb and sec BIM Central Scotland 1975-79, community cncllr Logie 1984-97, tstee Bonshaw Preservation Tst 2007-; Nigel Tranter Meml Award 2003; FSA Scot 1967, AMICE 1970, MIEE 1972, CEng 1973, MIMgt 1974, FSA 2001
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