Basic Site Details

Name: Town Hall
City or county: Cardiff
Country: Wales
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Notes: Competition assessed by Alfred Waterhouse.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11897  Competition held


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 18Edwin Alfred RickardsArchitectA1897 Won design competition
Item 2 of 18Henry Vaughan LanchesterArchitectA1897 Won design competition
Item 3 of 18James S StewartArchitectA1897 Won design competition
Item 4 of 18Lanchester, Stewart & RickardsArchitectural practiceA1897 Won design competition
Item 5 of 18Gibson & RussellArchitectural practiceB1897 Second premiated competition design
Item 6 of 18James Glen Sivewright GibsonArchitectB1897 Second premiated competition design
Item 7 of 18Samuel Bridgman RussellArchitectB1897 Second premiated competition design
Item 8 of 18John LeemingArchitectC1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 9 of 18Joseph LeemingArchitectC1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 10 of 18Leeming & LeemingArchitectural practiceC1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 11 of 18(Sir) John William SimpsonArchitectD1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 12 of 18Edmund John Milner AllenArchitectD1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 13 of 18Simpson & AllenArchitectural practiceD1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 14 of 18Pite & BalfourArchitectural practiceE1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 15 of 18William Alfred PiteArchitectE1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 16 of 18Fred RowntreeArchitectF1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 17 of 18Malcolm StarkArchitectF1897 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 18 of 18Stark & RowntreeArchitectural practiceF1897 Unsuccessful competition design


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing