Basic Biographical Details

Name: Forsyth & Maule
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: 1896
Ended: 1929
Bio Notes: William Adam Forsyth was born in 1872 and articled to Colonel Robert William Edis in 1889, and remained as an assistant, taking classes at the Architectural Association. He worked as assistant to John McKean Brydon c.1895-96. He passed the qualifying exam in 1894, and travelled in Holland and Belgium. Forsyth was admitted ARIBA on 11 March 1895, his proposers being Robert William Edis, H W Pratt and F T W Goldsmith. He commended practice in partnership with Hugh Patrick Guarin Maule in 1896, and remained in partnership until 1929. Thereafter he continued practice as W A Forsyth & Partners with Leslie Robert Foreman and Edward Charles Butler. Forsyth died on 5 November 1951.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 316, Great Marlborough Street, London, EnglandBusinessBefore 1898After 1906 
Item 2 of 3309, Oxford Street, London, EnglandBusiness1914 *  
Item 3 of 312, Stratford Place, London, EnglandBusinessBefore 1924After 1926 

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 4William Adam Forsyth18961929Partner 
Item 2 of 4Hugh Patrick Guarin Maule18961929Partner 
Item 3 of 4Andrew Laurence Noel Russell19081910Apprentice 
Item 4 of 4William Mackintosh (junior)c. 1920c. 1922Assistant 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice 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 11928Kinnaird HouseLittle Dunkeld PerthshireScotlandLarge additions and alterations


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architectural practice:
Item 1 of 1British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914  Entries for William Adam Forsyth and Hugh Patrick Guarin Maule