Basic Biographical Details

Name: George Arthur Hamilton Dickson
Designation: Architect
Died: 1918
Bio Notes: George Arthur Hamilton Dickson was articled to George Edmund Street for two years, transferring to the office of Arthur William Blomfield on Street's death in 1881. He passed the qualifying exam in 1886 and was admitted ARIBA the following year. He commenced independent practice in 1890 in Johannesburg. He was Diocesan Surveyor of Pretoria, and worked in partnership with Robert Lockhart Dickson from the late 1890s. He died in 1918.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 2Pretoria, South AfricaBusiness   
Item 2 of 2Johannesburg, South AfricaBusiness1890  

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 3George Edmund Street18791881Apprentice 
Item 2 of 3(Sir) Arthur William Blomfield18811884Apprentice 
Item 3 of 3McCowat & DicksonBefore 18971918(?)Partner 


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 1Robert Lockhart McCowat5 December 1898for Fellowship


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914