Basic Biographical Details

Name: Frederick Arthur Walters
Designation: Architect
Born: 5 February 1849
Died: 3 December 1931
Bio Notes: Frederick Arthur Walters was born on 5 February 1849 at 6 South Terrace, Brompton, the son of Frederick Page Walters. A Roman Catholic, he was articled to his father for three years. He studied at the Royal Academy Schools from 1871 and worked in the office of Goldie & Child for nine years, of which six were as chief assistant, prior to commencing practice on his own account in 1878. He took his son Edward John Walters (born 1880) into partnership in 1924.

Frederick Arthur Walters died on 3 December 1931 at St Mildred's, Ewell.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 24, Great Queen Street, London, EnglandBusinessBefore 1881After 1892 
Item 2 of 237, Old Queen Street, London, EnglandBusinessBefore 1894After 1914 

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 3Frederick Page Walters1866(?)1869(?)Apprentice 
Item 2 of 3Goldie & Child18691872Assistant 
Item 3 of 3Goldie & Child18721878Chief Assistant 

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 2Robert Baillie PrattAfter 1888 Assistant 
Item 2 of 2Thomas Geoffry Lucas (or Geoffry Lucas)After 18911899(?)Assistant 

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 11928BystoneBusby LanarkshireScotland 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 4British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of 4Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell 
Item 3 of 4Gray, A Stuart1985Edwardian Architecture: A Biographical Dictionary   
Item 4 of 4Who's Who in Architecture1914    

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Builder1 January 1932v142 p6
Item 2 of 3Builder8 January 1932v142 p98
Item 3 of 3RIBA Journal1932v39London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp277