Basic Biographical Details

Name: William Hawke
Designation: Architect
Born: 21 January 1872
Died: 4 January 1938
Bio Notes: William Hawke was born on 21 January 1872 in Grenoble, France of English parents and educated in England. He served his articles with W S Dobell in Exeter and gained early experience chiefly in the offices of William Caröe, Goldie, Child & Goldie and Sir Aston Webb & E Ingress Bell. In the latter office he met William Nicol McKinlay, and they subsequently entered into partnership, practising in Croydon and later, from 1905, in South Africa. Hawke died on 4 January 1938 in Cape Town.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2Croydon, London, EnglandBusiness18971905 
Item 2 of 2The Rhodes Building, St George's Street, Cape Town, South AfricaBusiness1905  

Employment and Training

Employers

The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2(Sir) Aston Webb & E Ingress Bell    
Item 2 of 2Hawke & McKinley and C P Walgate1921 * Partner 

* earliest date known from documented sources.


RIBA

RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Thomas Wickham Milligan3 December 1923for Associateship
Item 2 of 3James MorrisLate 1910for Licentiateship
Item 3 of 3James MorrisMid 1933for Fellowship

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1www.artefacts.co.za www.artefacts.co.za Website of artefacts, for the recording of South African buildings 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Journal25 April 1938v45London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp623 - obituary