Basic Biographical Details

Name: Saxon Snell & Phillips
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: 1921
Ended:  
Bio Notes: Alfred Walter Saxon Snell was the second son of London-based hospital architect Henry Saxon Snell. Alfred was articled to his father 1877-80 and studied at University College and the Architectural Association. He was admitted ARIBA on 20 March 1882, his proposers being Lewis Henry Isaacs, Edward Cookworthy Robins and his father, who took him into partnership in the same year. He became FRIBA on 2 March 1891, his proposers being his father, Ernest Turner, and Alfred Williams. A third son, John Saxon Snell, born 1873, joined the practice as an apprentice in 1891 but left to commence independent practice in 1900. Henry Saxon Snell died in January 1904. His son Alfred continued the practice, taking Rees Phillips into partnership in 1921. The work of the firm was mainly connected with public baths, Poor Law infirmaries and similar buildings and hospitals.

Saxon Snell died in 1949.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1London, EnglandBusiness   

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architectural practice (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2Alfred Walter Saxon Snell19211949Partner 
Item 2 of 2Rees Phillips19211949Partner 

References

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architectural practice:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA JournalSeptember 1949 London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp507 Obituary of A W Saxon Snell.