Basic Biographical Details

Name: Herbert J Rowse
Designation: Architect
Born: 1887
Died: 1963
Bio Notes: Herbert J Rowse was born in 1887 and articled to Messrs Owens & Son 1903-1905. He attended Liverpool University School of Architecture from 1905 to 1907 and won the Holt travelling Scholarship in the latter year. About this time he travelled in France and Italy. He became assistant to Frank Worthington Simon and then to Frederick Brice Hobbs. He passed the qualifying examination and was elected ARIBA on 5 December 1910, proposed by Simon, Arnold Thornely and J T Rees.

He died in early 1963.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 251, North John Street, Liverpool, EnglandBusiness   
Item 2 of 2Oakdene, Moor Lane, Great Crosby, Lancashire, EnglandBusiness   

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 2Frederick Brice HobbsAfter 1907Before 1910Assistant 
Item 2 of 2Frank Lewis Worthington SimonAfter 1907Before 1910Assistant 

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2David Wilson Spreull19341935Assistant 
Item 2 of 2William Coutts YoungsonNovember 1937 Assistant 

RIBA

RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Thomas Taliesin Rees5 December 1910for Associateship - BAL gives J T Rees but Thomas T Rees seems very likely
Item 2 of 3Frank Lewis Worthington Simon5 December 1910for Associateship
Item 3 of 3(Sir) Arnold Thornely5 December 1910for Associateship

RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 1William Coutts Youngson7 February 1938for Associateship

Buildings and Designs

This architect was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 11937Glasgow Empire Exhibition, British Government Pavilion  GlasgowScotland 

References

Bibliographic References

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

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder29 March 1963  p626