Robert Dickson was a Scottish architect active, particularly in Scotland, in the 19th century. He was born around 1794, the son of John Dixon, an Edinburgh builder, and Mary Crichton.
From 1817 to roughly 1865 Dickson worked in partnership with his brother Richard (1792, died 1857) in the architectural practice R&R Dickson, based in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Robert Dixon died in 1865.
Colvin, Howard, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1660-1840, Third Edition (Yale and New Haven: Yale University Press: 1995), pp. 303-304.
Dictionary of Scottish Architects, DSA Biography Report, 'R&R Dickson', http://www.codexgeo.co.uk/dsa/architect_full.php?id=M002033 [accessed 7 April 2008]