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Basic Biographical Details

Name: George Dale Oliver
Designation: Architect
Born: 1851
Died: 1928
Bio Notes: George Dale Oliver was born in 1851, the son of Thomas Oliver of Newcastle upon Tyne, and was articled to his father in 1867. In 1871 he moved to London to gain wider experience as an improver and latterly assistant in the office of George Edmund Street. He was subsequently assistant to J Crosby Hetherington in Carlisle, who took him into partnership in 1876. Later, from 1898, he worked in partnership with Edward John Dodgshun with offices in Carlisle and Leeds. He was County Architect for Cumbria from c.1892 until 1919. He died in 1928.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 4Bank Chambers, Carlisle, Cumberland, EnglandBusiness1877 *  
Item 2 of 45, Lowther Street, Carlisle, Cumberland, EnglandBusiness1900 *  
Item 3 of 468, Lowther Street, Carlisle, Cumberland, EnglandBusiness1914 *  
Item 4 of 418, Howard Place, Carlisle, Cumberland, EnglandBusinessBefore 1923After 1926 

* earliest date known from documented sources.


Employment and Training

Employers

The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2J C Hetherington and George Dale Oliver1876Before 1898Partner 
Item 2 of 2Oliver & Dodgshun1898 Partner 

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 4William Henry Allan MunroBefore 18811886(?) In charge of Workington office
Item 2 of 4George Nicholas Beattie1887c. 1891Apprentice 
Item 3 of 4George Nicholas Beattiec. 18911892Junior Assistant 
Item 4 of 4J Henry Sellersc. 18931899 Assistant Architect for Cumberland

RIBA

RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 1George Nicholas Beattie20 July 1911for Licentiateship

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 31890Chapelknowe UP ChurchChapelknowe DumfriesshireScotland 
Item 2 of 31898Victoria HallKirkpatrick-Fleming DumfriesshireScotland 
Item 3 of 31907Kirkpatrick-Fleming Combination PoorhouseKirkpatrick-Fleming DumfriesshireScotlandAlterations

References

Bibliographic References

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

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© All rights reserved. The Architect  Vol. xxviii, 5 Aug. 1882, page 80  

© All rights reserved. The Architect Vol. xxviii, 5 Aug. 1882, page 80