Basic Biographical Details

Name: Francis Penty
Designation: Architect
Died: Before 1920
Bio Notes: Francis Penty practised in Wellington, New Zealand, in partnership with Edward McCallum Blake. Charles Alexander Lawrence, formerly of Aberdeen, joined the practice as an assistant in 1907 and was taken into partnership in 1908. Penty and Lawrence continued in partnership after Blake left the firm in 1910. On Penty's death, A B Hamilton was taken into partnership but shortly thereafter, in 1920, the practice was merged with that of Swan & Swan, thereafter becoming Swan, Lawrence & Swan, Wellington.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Australasia Chambers, Customhouse Quay, Wellington, New ZealandBusiness1911 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 2Blake & PentyBefore 19071910Partner 
Item 2 of 2Penty & Lawrence1910Before 1920Partner 


Currently, there are no references for this architect. The information has been derived from: the British Architectural Library / RIBA Directory of British Architects 1834-1914; Post Office Directories; and/or any sources listed under this individual's works.