Basic Biographical Details

Name: Vincent Steadmen
Designation: Architect
Died: 15 February 1931
Bio Notes: Vincent Steadman was articled to Frederick Bligh Bond of Bristol from 1892 to 1895, subsequently working as assistant to John Belcher in London. He passed the qualifying exam in 1898 and was admitted ARIBA on 4 December 1899, at or before which date he had returned to Bristol as an assistant in the office of Richard Croft James and Walter Stuckey Paul. He emigrated to Singapore to work for the Department of Public Works in 1906, commencing independent practice there the following year and subsequently working in partnership with William Basil Yeatman Draper and an unidentified 'Williams' from 1907 to 1911, and with Draper alone until 1913. In 1914 he joined the firm of Swan & Maclaren as an assistant, and he remained there until 1919 when he returned again to Bristol to enter into partnership with Richard Croft James. He died on 15 February 1931.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 3Cardwell Chambers, Marsh Street, Bristol, Somerset, EnglandBusiness1899 *  
Item 2 of 3Singapore, SingaporeBusiness19061919 
Item 3 of 331, Nicholas Street, Bristol, Somerset, EnglandBusiness1919After 1926 

* 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 3John Belcher1895Before 1899Assistant 
Item 2 of 3Swan & Maclaren19141919Assistant 
Item 3 of 3James & Steadman1919After 1926Partner 

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 11922East Lodge, Meggernie Castle  PerthshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

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