Basic Biographical Details

Name: George W Beddoes Rees (or George W Beddoe Rees)
Designation: Architect
Born: c. 1876
Died:  
Bio Notes: George William Beddoes Rees was born in c.1876 the son of Isaac Rees, builder, Cardiff, and was apprenticed to his father from 1892-96. Subsequently he became assistant to Harry Teather and attended Cardiff School of Art. During this period he travelled in France, Belgium and Switzerland. He passed the qualifying exam and was admitted ARIBA on 3 February 1902, his propsers being the Cardiff architects Edwin Seward, Edwin Montgomery Bruce Vaughan and Edward Henry Bruton. He had an extensive church building practice in Cardiff.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 337, St Mary Street, Cardiff, WalesPrivate1902 *  
Item 2 of 314, Northcote Street, Cardiff, WalesPrivate/business(?)1902 *  
Item 3 of 33, Dumfries Place, Cardiff, WalesPrivate/business(?)1905 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Employment and Training

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 1Stewart KayeAfter 1905Before 1912Assistant 

RIBA

RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3E H Bruton3 February 1902For Associateship
Item 2 of 3E Seward3 February 1902For Associateship
Item 3 of 3E B Vaughan3 February 1902For Associateship

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 21912Arthur Memorial UF ChurchNew Cumnock AyrshireScotland 
Item 2 of 21912Mwthodist ChurchPortessie BanffshireScotland 

References

Bibliographic References

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

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Associateship Papers : A v15 p37