Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas Arthur Sladdin
Designation: Architect
Born: Before 1874
Bio Notes: Thomas Arthur Sladdin was a pupil of Baggallay & Millard from 1889, remaining as a draughtsman until 1892 and studying at the Royal Academy Schools. In the latter year he was awarded an Architectural Association Bronze Medal and travelling studentship. He was working as an assistant to Leonard Aloysius Scott Stokes in 1896 and commenced independent practice on his own account in the same year. Two years later he emigrated to South Africa where he initially secured a post in the Public Works Department before setting up his own practice in Cape Town. There he worked in partnership with an unidentified Milne in the early years of the 20th century, and with Frederick Robert Edwin Sladdin (presumably a relative) from 1906 to 1910. In the latter year he moved to Harare, Rhodesia where he worked in partnership with James Alfred Cope-Christie until 1914.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 3London, EnglandBusiness18961898 
Item 2 of 3Cape Town, South AfricaBusinessAfter 18981910 
Item 3 of 3Harare, Zimbabwe (Southern Rhodesia toBusiness1910After 1914 

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 4F T Baggallay & W J N Millard18891890Apprentice 
Item 2 of 4F T Baggallay & W J N Millard18901892Draughtsman 
Item 3 of 4Leonard Aloysius Scott StokesBefore 18961896Assistant 
Item 4 of 4Milne & SladdinBefore 1901After 1904Partner 

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 1Donald MacPherson Gordon1903Before 1907Assistant 


Bibliographic References

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