Basic Biographical Details

Name: William Perkin and Elisha Backhouse
Designation: Architectural practice
Started: c. 1839
Ended: 1865
Bio Notes: William Perkin and Elisha Backhouse practised in partnership in Leeds from c.1839 until 1865. Perkin thereafter continued to practise with his sons.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architectural practice:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Leeds, Yorkshire, 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 3William Perkinc. 18391865Partner 
Item 2 of 3Edward Pearson Peterson18581863Apprentice 
Item 3 of 3William Joshua Belton PerkinBefore 18601865Apprentice 


Bibliographic References

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