Basic Biographical Details

Name: Arthur Alfred Carder
Designation: Architect
Born: 1878
Died: 1953
Bio Notes: Arthur Alfred Carder was born in 1878. After the completion of his articles, he joined the office of Henry T Hare where he met his life-long friend and collaborator, T Davison. In 1902 Carder joined the LCC and worked for many years in the Housing Section. He was responsible for a number 'cottage estates' - for example White Hart Lane, Tottenham and Watling estate. His later career was spent on school and hospital work, noteworthy examples being the Hope Street School, Islington and the nurses' home at Lambeth Hospital may be the best of the many homes he erected during the 1930s.

Carder died in 1953.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1London, EnglandBusiness   

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 2Henry Thomas Hare18991902Assistant 
Item 2 of 2London County Council Architects' Department (LCC Architects' Department)1902After 1911Assistant 


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 2Archibald Stuart Soutar20 March 1911for Licentiateship
Item 2 of 2John Carrick Stuart Soutar20 March 1911for Licentiateship


Bibliographic References

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

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1London Metropolitan Archives Biographical volumes on Council architects