Basic Biographical Details

Name: Harry Sidon (sometimes erroneously spelt Siddon) Greaves
Designation: Architect
Born: 1840
Died: 1901
Bio Notes: Harry Sidon (sometimes erroneously spelt Siddon) Greaves was probably born in Edinburgh, although he cannot be traced in Census records. He trained and worked in England before moving to South Africa. [Skeleton entry as proposer of Sir Herbert Baker]. Greaves retired in 1900 and returned to England.

He died between July and September 1901 in Thanet, Kent.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1South AfricaBusinessBefore 1875  


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 1(Sir) Herbert Baker18 January 1900for Fellowship

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 11892Valkenberg Asylum  Cape TownSouth AfricaSupervising architect for Sydney Mitchell


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 2British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of Website of artefacts, for the recording of South African buildings