The four Adam brothers: John (1721-1792, born Edinburgh), Robert - the important one, James and William, (1738-1822, suicide) together designed classical buildings. Father was an architect. Initially resented in London, as shown by a contemporary song: "Four Scotchmen, by the name of Adams, who keep their coaches and their madams..."
This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
The Adelphi This building stands on the site of Adelphi Terrace built by the...
E. J. May
Born Edward John May. Estate Architect at Bedford Park 1880 - 1885. Died Chislehurst. From the Bedford Park panel: "E. J. May was the last pupil of Decimus Burton before joining Shaw’s practice as...
Louis de Soissons
Louis de Soissons.
Architect. Member of the Russian Academy of Arts.
C. A. Hart
Active in 1988.
William Harvey FRIBA
Architect: for the Royal Free Hospital in 1895.