Basic Biographical Details

Name: Alfred Cox
Designation: Architect
Born: 1868
Died: 1944
Bio Notes: Alfred Cox practised in London. It is assumed he is Alfred Cox (1868-1944) rather than Alfred Arthur Cox (1860-1944). The former was articled to Henry Louis Florence 1887-1890 and then was assistant to Edward William Mountford 1890-1893. He travelled in France and Italy. He was admitted FRIBA on 5 June 1905, his proposers being Mountford, Henry Thomas Hare and Leonard Stokes. He commenced independent practice in 1893 forming a partnership with Frederick Ernest Williams in 1912.

He died in 1944.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 319, Crown Street, Strand, London, EnglandBusiness1893  
Item 2 of 34, Adam Street, Adelphi, London, EnglandBusiness1905 *  
Item 3 of 334, Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, London, EnglandBusiness(?)1914 *  

* 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 2Edward William Mountford  Assistant 
Item 2 of 2Henry Louis Florence18901893Apprentice 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Henry Thomas Hare5 June 1905for Fellowship
Item 2 of 3Edward William Mountford5 June 1905for Fellowship
Item 3 of 3Leonard Aloysius Scott Stokes5 June 1905for Fellowship

RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 5Henry Collingwood FarmerLate 1930 or early 1931For Associateship
Item 2 of 5James Edwin ForbesEarly 1916for Fellowship
Item 3 of 5Robert Moir Gibson24 June 1912for Licentiateship
Item 4 of 5James Maxwell Scott30 November 1908for Associateship
Item 5 of 5David ThomsonLate 1920for Fellowship

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 11896Inglis Memorial Hall and LibraryEdzell AngusScotlandDesign exhibited. (Competition design - C & L Ower got the job)


Bibliographic References

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

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder22 September 1944  p224 Obituary

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 F v15 p129