Basic Biographical Details

Name: Richard Creed
Designation: Architect
Born: 1846 or 1847
Died: 1914
Bio Notes: Richard Creed was articled to William Jeffrey Hopkins of Worcester in 1866, and subsequently worked as chief clerk to William Eden Nesfield for some years before commencing independent practice in 1873 in Hampstead. In 1874 he moved his office into the City of London. He was later Diocesan Architect of Worcester; Architect Inspector to the Board of Agriculture; and Consulting Architect to the Buenos Aires Great Southern Railway Company and to the Gresham Life Assurance Society. He was a JP and a Freemason. He was admitted FRIBA on 20 March 1882. He died in 1914.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 4Hampstead, London, EnglandBusiness18731874 
Item 2 of 440, Great Marlborough Street, London, EnglandBusinessBefore 1876After 1882 
Item 3 of 4Little Bardfield Hall, Essex, EnglandPrivate/businessBefore 1905After 1909 
Item 4 of 45, Verulam Buildings, Gray's Inn, London, EnglandBusiness1914  

Employment and Training

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 2John Elmsly InglisAfter 1887Before 1910Assistant 
Item 2 of 2Ormrod Maxwell Ayrton1897Before 1899Assistant 


Bibliographic References

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