Basic Biographical Details

Name: James Follet Fawckner
Designation: Architect
Born: 1828 or 1829
Died: 19 October 1898
Bio Notes: James Follet Fawckner was born in 1828 or 1829 in Bideford, Devon. He was articled to William Gilbee Habershon and rose to become chief assistant, taking charge of the Newport branch of the business. He was subsequently taken into partnership, the firm becoming Habershon, Pite & Fawckner, with offices in London, Cardiff and Newport. Habershon died in 1891 and Fawckner became senior partner. The London office was subsequently closed.

Fawckner was married with two daughters and two sons, both of whom became partners in the firm.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 3London, EnglandBusiness   
Item 2 of 3Newport, Monmouthshire, WalesBusiness   
Item 3 of 3Cardiff, WalesBusiness   

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 2Habershon & Pite18701898Partner 
Item 2 of 2Habershon, Pite & FawcknerAfter 1877Before 1898Partner 

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 11871All Saints Episcopal Church, ChallochNewton Stewart WigtownshireScotland 


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 1Builder29 October 1898v75 p388