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Basic Biographical Details

Name: Mangnall & Littlewoods
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: 1874
Ended: 1901
Bio Notes: Manchester-based practice, begun in 1865 as Mangnall & Littlewood, being a partnership between John Littlewood (1829-1901) and William Mangnall. After Mangnall died in 1868, the practice was continued under the same name until 1874. In that year John Littlewood took his younger brother William Henry Littlewood (1838/9-1921) when the practice name changed to Mangnall & Littlewoods(plural).

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 33, Norfolk Street, Manchester, EnglandBusiness1865 * Previously the office of Travis and Mangnall
Item 2 of 329, Brown Street, Manchester, EnglandBusinessBefore 1881 *After 1888 
Item 3 of 342, Spring Gardens, Manchester, EnglandBusiness1900 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Eric Alexander Sutherland18931897Assistant 

Buildings and Designs

This architectural practice 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 101880Southport HydropathicSouthport LancashireEngland 
Item 2 of 10After 1893Large warehouse for Isodore FrankenburgSalford LancashireEngland 
Item 3 of 10After 1893Pier and pavilionsBlackpool LancashireEngland 
Item 4 of 101896Victoria PavilionMorecambe LancashireEngland 
Item 5 of 101896West End Pier and PavilionMorecambe LancashireEngland 
Item 6 of 101896Winter Gardens BallroomBlackpool LancashireEngland 
Item 7 of 101897Central Pier and PavilionMorecambe LancashireEngland 
Item 8 of 101899KursaalHarrogate YorkshireEnglandUnplaced competition design
Item 9 of 101901London Road Fire Station  ManchesterEnglandCompetition design - 3rd premium
Item 10 of 101904Ayr Pavilion, Low GreenAyr AyrshireScotlandPlaced equal third in competition


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architectural practice:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Information sent October 2009


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