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KIRBY, Ronald Hubert

Born: 1936 01 03
Died: 2019 11 06


Reg No: 2689
Year registered: 1975

BArch (Cape Town)

Born in Lusaka, Northern Rhodesia (now Zambia). Schooling at Lusaka Convent (1940-1944), Muir College, Uitenhage (South Africa, 1945-1952). He was awarded the Muir College Bursary for his studies in architecture at the University of Cape Town School of Architecture (1953-1959).

In 1960 he joined the partnership of Montgomerie and Oldfield, from 1962 styled MONTGOMERIE OLDFIELD KIRBY with the suffix of the locality of their offices, namely Salisbury (then in Rhodesia, now Harare, Zimbabwe); Lusaka (Zambia); London (1964-1968); Blantyre (Malawi) in 1966. In 1975 they set up an association with APT PARTNERSHIP and in Cape Town with Elliot, Grobbelaar.

List of projects

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African Farming Equipment Showrooms and Offices: 1968. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Bank of Zambia Town House Complex: 1971. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
British High Commission Residence: 1974. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Cathedral Centre: 1976. Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal - Architect
Evelyn Home College for Further Education, Development Plan: 1965. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Evelyn Home College for Further Education, Teaching Block: 1974. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Evelyn Home College for Further Education, Work Bank Student Hostels: n.d.. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Government Ministerial Complex: 1975. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Intercity Bus Terminus: 1976. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
International Air Terminal Buildings: 1968. Ndola, Zambia - Architect
Lonro Headquarters: 1978. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Lusaka Teaching Hospital, Professorial Department: 1972. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Mansa Trades Training Institute: 1971. Mansa, Zambia - Architect
Mines Trust School: 1974. Chingola, Zambia - Architect
Mines Trust School: 1974. Kankola, Zambia - Architect
Mines Trust School: 1964. Kitwe, Zambia - Architect
National Assembly Members Motel: 1976. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
National Assembly Speakers Lodge: 1977. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
National Housing Board Headquarters: 1968. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
National Medical Stores Complex: 1977. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Queen Victoria Memorial Library: 1963. Harare, Zimbabwe - Architect
Radford House: 1977. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Ravenna Town House: 1977. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Refined Oil Products Factory and Offices: 1964. Harare, Zimbabwe - Architect
U.S.S.R. Embassy: 1973. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
University of the Witwatersrand, Life Sciences Complex: 1978. Johannesburg, Gauteng - Architect
University of Zambia, Clinic: 1977. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect
Zambia National Assembly Complex: 1966. Lusaka, Zambia - Architect

Books citing KIRBY

Emanuel, Muriel. 1980. Contemporary architects. London: Macmillan. pp 428-429