Basic Biographical Details

Name: Thomas John Willson
Designation: Architect
Born: 1824
Died: 22 October 1903
Bio Notes: Thomas John Willson was born in Lincoln in 1824 and trained in the office of his father, Edward James Willson, who was Lincolnshire County Surveyor from 1833. Thomas subsequently worked as a surveyor for Charles Townley of Burnley, and later worked in partnership with Samuel Joseph Nicholl in London from 1859 to 1868. Willson's home was in Hampstead and he was a Catholic Church architect but for some unknown reason worked on St Enoch's Station, Glasgow. He died in Hampstead on 22 October 1903.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2Hampstead, London, EnglandBusiness   
Item 2 of 2126, Marlebone Road, London, EnglandBusiness1862 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 11870St Enoch's Railway Station and Hotel and Office Block  GlasgowScotlandOffice block and hotel- with Gibson etc


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of 2Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell1862, no 852