Basic Biographical Details

Name: Henry Lennox Anderson
Designation: Architect
Born: 1875
Died: 1950
Bio Notes: Henry Lennox Anderson was born in 1875, the son of John Macvicar Anderson and his wife Janet Crum. He was articled to his father in January 1894, and in July that year undertook a sketching tour of Wiltshire with fellow assistant Robert Shekleton Balfour. Whilst in his father's office he studied at the Architectural Association in 1895 and 1896, passing the intermediate exam in the latter year. He was taken into partnership by his father in May 1905.

Anderson was admitted LRIBA on 27 February 1911, his proposers being his father, Sir Aston Webb and his father's former assistant Robert Shekleton Balfour. He died in 1950, when the practice was finally closed and the drawings given to the RIBA.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 16, Stratton Street, London, EnglandBusinessBefore 1905After 1926 

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 3John Macvicar AndersonJanuary 1894c. 1899ApprenticeRemained as assistant until 1905.
Item 2 of 3John Macvicar Andersonc. 1899May 1905Assistant 
Item 3 of 3John Macvicar AndersonMay 1905 Partner 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3John Macvicar Anderson27 February 1911for Licentiateship
Item 2 of 3Robert Shekleton Balfour27 February 1911for Licentiateship
Item 3 of 3Aston Webb27 February 1911for Licentiateship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 3British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of 3Who's Who in Architecture1914    
Item 3 of 3Who's Who in Architecture1926    

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 3British Architectural Library, RIBARIBA Biographical Files  
Item 2 of 3RCHMERCHME Measured Drawings Collection Under William Burn
Item 3 of 3RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers L v10 no518 (microfilm reel 33)