Basic Biographical Details

Name: Joseph Oswald
Designation: Architect
Born: 19 March 1851
Bio Notes: Joseph Oswald was born on 19 March 1851 and was articled to his father, Septimus Oswald of Newcastle upon Tyne, from 1863 to 1868. He remained as assistant until 1876 when he was taken into partnership. His father withdrew from the practice in 1891. In or after 1900 Joseph took his son Harold Oswald into partnership. His brother Gilbert subsequently also joined the practice. After Harold died in 1938 and Gilbert in 1945 the practice was carried on by various other partners including James Reid. The firm was responsible for the design of a number of public houses and Harold Oswald specialised in the deisgn of race courses.

Private and Business Addresses

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 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Newcastle upon Tyne, EnglandBusiness   

Employment and Training


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 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 2Joseph Oswald    
Item 2 of 2J Oswald & Son1900 Partner 

Employees or Pupils

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 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Joseph Oswald    


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