Person    | Male  Born 10/9/1791  Died 7/1/1867

James Edmeston

James Edmeston

Architect and prolific writer of church hymns (nearly 2000!). Born Wapping. Died Homerton where he was a church warden at St. Barnabas.

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James Edmeston

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Charity drinking fountain, La Maternité

'Wardmote' just means a meeting where decisions are made.

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Victor Wilkins

Victor Wilkins

Architect.  Peabody's architect from 1910 to 1947.

Person, Architecture

1 memorial
Stephen Dykes Bower

Stephen Dykes Bower

Church architect.  Born Gloucester.  The official surveyor of the fabric for Westminster Abbey in 1961-73 and restored Martin-in-the-Fields after WW2.  He has worked in parish churches and cathedra...

Person, Architecture

1 memorial
HM Office of Works

HM Office of Works

Architects. Architects of Greater Manchester has an entry for this organisation specifying that the architects department was formed in 1832 and dissolved in 1940. Scottish Architects describes it...

Group, Architecture

1 memorial
Marcel Breuer

Marcel Breuer

Architect and furniture designer. He studied at Bauhaus, and was initially recognised for his so-called 'bicycle-handlebar' inspired tubular steel furniture. He moved to London to escape from Nazi ...

Person, Architecture, Craft / Design, Germany, Hungary, USA

1 memorial
Percy Smart

Percy Smart

Borough Engineer of Southwark Council in 1936.  He designed the Walworth Clinic so we have classified him as an architect, though we can't find any more of his work.

Person, Architecture

1 memorial