- John B. Parkin
John Burnett Parkin B.Arch, (
June 26, 1911in Toronto, Ontario– August 17, 1975in Los Angeles, California) was a Canadian architect.
Parkin received his B.Arch. from the
University of Torontoin 1935 and went to Englandto practice architecture. He later return to Torontoin 1937.
He entered into an architectural practice with John Cresswell Parkin in 1947 and later with his brother
Edmond T. Parkin.
Projects Parkin has been involved in:
* Bata Shoes Canadian Headquarters,
* Toronto Aeroquay,
Toronto International Airport1957-1965
Ottawa Train Station, Ottawa, Ontario1966
* IBM Heaquarters,
Don Mills, Ontario
* Toronto City Hall
Toronto-Dominion Centre1967Ten Newest Buildings
* Phoenix Building 1973
* National Life Building 1972
* Royal Trust Tower 1969
* Simpson Tower 1968
* Vanier College Residences 1967
* Centre for Addiction Research 1964
* 200 University Avenue 1961
* Rosedale Valley Bridge (extension of the
Prince Edward Viaduct) with Delcan Cater & Co. 1966
Torontoand established an office in Los Angelesin 1970. After his death in 1975, his practice was continued by his son John B. Parkin Jr.
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* [http://www.emporis.com/en/cd/cm/?id=106844 John B. Parkin and Associates]
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