Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas Garner
Designation: Architect
Born: 12 August 1839
Died: 30 April 1906
Bio Notes: Thomas Garner was born on 12 August 1839, trained in the office of Sir George Gilbert Scott and entered into partnership with George Frederick Bodley in 1869 which lasted until c1897. He was an able but reticent exponent of the late Gothic Revival in England. He died on 30 April 1906.

In 1911 'The domestic architecture of England during the Tudor period' written by Garner was published posthumously.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 17, Gray's Inn Square, London, EnglandBusiness   

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 Scott  Apprentice 
Item 2 of 2Bodley & Garner1869c. 1897(?)Partner 

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1(Sir) Giles Gilbert Scottc. 19001903Assistant 

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 41874St Salvadors Episcopal Church and Hall  DundeeScotlandChancel and lady chapel
Item 2 of 41880Dunfermline AbbeyDunfermline FifeScotlandEast window of s transept
Item 3 of 41882St Mary Magdalene ChurchLincoln LincolnshireEnglandRebuilding
Item 4 of 41886Liverpool Anglican Cathedral, first competition  LiverpoolEnglandShortlisted competition design


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of 2Placzek, Adolf K (ed)1982Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects New York: The Free Press/Macmillan Publishing Company 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architectural ReviewJune 1906v19 pp275-276
Item 2 of 2Builder12 May 1906v90 p523