Basic Biographical Details

Name: Harry Bell Measures
Designation: Architect
Born: c. 1862
Died: 1940
Bio Notes: Harry Bell Measures was born about 1862 and articled to Arthur Loader of Brighton for the surprisingly short period 1877-79 and remained with him as assistant 1877-82. During that period he attended Brighton School of Science and Art, gaining the Ashbury Silver medal for Architectural Design in 1879 and was Honours Medallist in Building Construction there in 1880. He commenced independent practice in Kensington in 1883 and was subsequently appointed to the salaried post of Director of Barrack Construction under the auspices of the War Office, with offices at 16 Great George Street, Westminster (1896, 1901) and 80 Pall Mall (1914). He died in 1940.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 216, Great George Street, Westminster, London, EnglandBusinessBefore 1896 *After 1901 
Item 2 of 280, Pall Mall, London, EnglandBusiness1914 *  

* 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 2Arthur Loader18771879Apprentice 
Item 2 of 2Arthur Loader18791882Assistant 

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 1Walter Henry Bulloch18991907Assistant 

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 2After 1899(?)Generating station for Tramways  GlasgowScotland 
Item 2 of 21909Redford BarracksColinton EdinburghScotland 


Currently, there are no references for this architect. The information has been derived from: the British Architectural Library / RIBA Directory of British Architects 1834-1914; Post Office Directories; and/or any sources listed under this individual's works.