Basic Biographical Details

Name: Edward Cookworthy Robins
Designation: Architect
Born: 1830
Died: 18 June 1918
Bio Notes: Edward Cookworthy Robins was born in 1830. He was a pupil of Sancton Wood in London and commenced independent practice there in 1851. He specialised in hospitals, and was Surveyor to the Dyers' Company. He retired in February 1891 and died on 18 June 1918 in Worthing, Sussex.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 116, Southampton Street, Strand, London, EnglandBusiness1868 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 2William Henry SymeAfter 18671869Assistant 
Item 2 of 2John Melville Keith18841891Chief Assistant 


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 5Alfred Walter Saxon Snell20 March 1882for Associateship
Item 2 of 5Henry Saxon Snell20 February 1871for Fellowship
Item 3 of 5William Henry Syme1 November 1875for Associateship
Item 4 of 5William Henry Syme18 November 1889for Fellowship
Item 5 of 5Alfred Hessel Tiltman19 November 1888for Fellowship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2Architects Engineers and Building Trades Directory1868Architect's, Engineer's and Building Trades' Directory London, Wyman 
Item 2 of 2British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   


© All rights reserved. Building News 6 June 1890 

© All rights reserved. Building News 6 June 1890