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Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas Hayter Lewis
Designation: Architect
Born: 9 July 1818
Died: 10 December 1898
Bio Notes: Thomas Hayter Lewis was born in London on 9 July 1818. He entered the RA Schools in 1837, and was awarded the Silver Medal in 1839. He was articled to Joseph T Parkinson and subsequently worked in the office of Sir William Tite. He travelled in Europe with Ewan Christian and Sir Horace Jones. He practised in London in partnership with Thomas Finden from the 1840s until 1857, and alone thereafter.

He became a FSA in 1862 and was a professor at University College, London from 1864 to 1881.

He died on 10 December 1898.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 370, Baker Street, Portman Square, London, EnglandPrivate/business(?)Before 1839After 1851 
Item 2 of 338, Upper John Street, Fitzroy Square, London, EnglandPrivate/business(?)Before 1844After 1845 
Item 3 of 39, John Street, Adelphi, London, EnglandPrivate/business(?)Before 1845After 1877 

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 1William Henmanc. 1870Before 1871Assistant 


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 6(Sir) William Emerson21 April 1873for Fellowship
Item 2 of 6William Henman20 March 1881for Associateship
Item 3 of 6Nathan Solomon Joseph9 March 1863for Associateship
Item 4 of 6Walter Fitzgerald Knox Lyon8 January 1877for Fellowship
Item 5 of 6Harry Saxon Snell27 March 1876for Associateship
Item 6 of 6(Sir) Andrew Thomas Taylor4 March 1878for Associateship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of 2Crook, J Mordaunt1984Architecture and historyv XXVII, 1984Design and practice in British architecture, Architectural History vXXVII, 1984, pp554-578pp558-560


© All rights reserved. Building News 1 August 1890 

© All rights reserved. Building News 1 August 1890