Basic Biographical Details

Name: Henry Philip Burke Downing
Designation: Architect
Born: 1864 or 1865
Died: 26 March 1947
Bio Notes: Henry Philip Burke Downing was articled to Alfred Hessel Tiltman and commenced practice on his own account in London in 1888. He was Diocesan Architect for Chichester, consulting architect to the Incorporated Church Building Society and the London Diocesan Fund, and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries and of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. He wrote a number of books and papers on ecclesiastical architeccture and archaeology. He died on 26 March 1947.

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 1Alfred Hessel Tiltmanc. 1881(?)Before 1888Apprentice 


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 1Colvin Tyler Armstrong5 December 1910for Associateship


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA JournalJune 1947v54London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp442 - obituary