Basic Biographical Details

Name: Clare & Ross
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: 1899
Bio Notes: George Edward Clare was born in 1868, educated at St James Commercial School in King's Lynn and articled to George John Skipper of Norwich. He commenced independent practice in Chelmsford in 1899, in partnership with Walter Gray Ross, who had likewise served his articles with Skipper from 1892 to 1896. Ross had subsequently studied at King's College, London and sought wider experience as an assistant in the offices of Edwin Otto Sachs and Ernest Augustus Woodrow, and of Alexander Briggs, before passing the qualifying exam in 1899 and entering into partnership with Clare. By 1914 Clare was practising in Leicester; Gray later practised in London.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Chelmsford, Essex, EnglandBusiness1899  

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1John Hatton Markham18991902Apprentice 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 1British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914  Entries for Clare and Ross do not mention partnership; entry for John Hatton Markham does as he was articled to them