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Basic Biographical Details

Name: William Henry Crossland
Designation: Architect
Born: c. 1834
Died: 14 December 1909
Bio Notes: William Henry Crossland was born c.1834 and was a pupil of George Gilbert Scott by 1856. He commenced independent practice in Huddersfield but moved to Halifax c.1860, to Leeds by 1863, and to London late in the same decade, where he worked briefly with John Philpot Jones who died in 1872. Crossland died on 14 December 1909.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 4Huddersfield, Yorkshire, EnglandBusinessAfter 1856c. 1860 
Item 2 of 4Halifax, Yorkshire, EnglandBusinessc. 1860Before 1863 
Item 3 of 425, Park Square, Leeds, Yorkshire, EnglandBusiness1868 *  
Item 4 of 4London, EnglandBusiness1868(?)  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 2(Sir) George Gilbert ScottBefore 1856Before 1860Apprentice 
Item 2 of 2Crossland & Jonesc. 18681872Partner 

Buildings and Designs

This architect was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 21870Corn Exchange  LondonEnglandThird premiated competition design
Item 2 of 21884Holloway SanatoriumVirginia Water SurreyEnglandOriginal building


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   


© All rights reserved. Building News 7 February 1890 

© All rights reserved. Building News 7 February 1890