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Basic Biographical Details

Name: (Sir) Howard Morley Robertson
Designation: Architect
Born: 1888
Died: 1963
Bio Notes: Howard Morley Robertson was born in 1888 and practised in London, working in partnership with John Murray Easton from 1919. He was President of the RIBA from 1952 to 1954, and died in 1963.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2168, Regent Street, London, EnglandBusiness1919 *  
Item 2 of 236, Bedford Square, London, EnglandBusiness1926 *  

* 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 4Easton Robertson Cusdin Preston & Smith  Partner 
Item 2 of 4Easton & Robertson1919After 1926Partner 
Item 3 of 4Stanley Hall, Easton & Robertson1936 * Partner 
Item 4 of 4J Lennie & Howard Robertson1944 * Partner 

* earliest date known from documented sources.


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 12Robert AshtonEarly 1933for Associateship
Item 2 of 12John Robert Atkinson29 November 1932For Associateship
Item 3 of 12(Miss) Margaret Justin Blanco White12 December 1939For Associateship
Item 4 of 12John Murray Easton14 February 1927for Fellowship
Item 5 of 12Alexander Graham (junior)Early 1956For Fellowship
Item 6 of 12Basil Ionides11 May 1931for Licentiateship
Item 7 of 12Ivor Herbert Langley King4 December 1933For Associateship
Item 8 of 12Frederick Edward Bradshaw MacManus29 November 1926for Associateship
Item 9 of 12Thomas Waller MarwickLate 1931for Associateship
Item 10 of 12Betty Lydia Chetwynd Moira (née Leech)11 March 1935For Associateship
Item 11 of 12Richard Edward Moira14 January 1935for Associateship
Item 12 of 12Stuart Veitch Smith18 April 1944for Fellowship

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 11944Merchant Navy HouseLeith 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.


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