Basic Biographical Details

Name: Roland Walter Lines
Designation: Architect
Born: 1876
Died: 1917
Bio Notes: Roland Walter Lines was born in Aldbury, Hertfordshire, England on 14 March 1877. He emigrated to Canada in 1906 and settled in Edmonton. He designed many buildings in Edmonton, a golf course and a church. He served with the Canadian Engineers reaching the rank of Lieutenant and died whilst on active service on 9 September 1916. He is buried in the Albert Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Canada Permanent Building, Dougal Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, CanadaBusiness1914 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Robert Matthew Mitchell1911Before 1916Assistant(?) 


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of Graves Commission