Basic Biographical Details

Name: Williiam Henry Arber
Designation: Architect
Born: 1849
Died: November 1904
Bio Notes: William Henry Arber was born in 1849 and articled to John Thomas Wimperis in 1866, remaining as assistant. He was admitted ARIBA on 4 March 1878, his proposers being Wimperis, Cooke and Arthur Cates. He became FRIBA on 4 December 1893 his proposers being Octavius Hansard, Professor Robert Kerr and Wimperis. Wimperis took him into partnership in 1889 as Wimperis & Arber. He died in November 1904.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 125, Sackville Street, London, EnglandBusinessBefore 1877After 1898 

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 3John Thomas Wimperis1866c. 1871Apprentice 
Item 2 of 3John Thomas Wimperisc. 18711889Assistant 
Item 3 of 3Wimperis & Arber18891898Partner 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 6Arthur Cates4 March 1878for Associateship
Item 2 of 6Charles Henry Cooke4 March 1878for Associateship
Item 3 of 6Octavius Hansard4 December 1893for Fellowship
Item 4 of 6Robert Kerr4 December 1893for Fellowship
Item 5 of 6John Thomas Wimperis4 March 1878for Associateship
Item 6 of 6John Thomas Wimperis4 December 1893for Fellowship


Bibliographic References

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

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal12 November 1904v11London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp20 - obituary