Basic Biographical Details

Name: Arthur Henry Roberts
Designation: Architect
Born: 22 October 1903
Died: December 1989
Bio Notes: Arthur Henry Roberts studied at the Regent Street Polytechnic, the Bartlett School of Architecture and the Royal Academy Schools. He was elected LRIBA in 1939 and FRIBA in 1963, his proposers being Eric Henry Firmin, E D Jefferies Matthews and Frederick F Curtis. He was employed in the Architectural Department of British Road Services and designed various offices in Scotland.

Roberts died before May 1994. His last known address is in Chichester. He is very probably the Arthur Henry Roberts who died in later 1989, his death registered in Chichester in December of that year.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 3Beechers, Cold Arbor Road, Bessels Green, Sevenoaks, Kent, ScotlandPrivateBefore 1949 *After 1963 
Item 2 of 3British Road Services, Melbury House, Melbury Terrace, London, EnglandBusiness1963 *  
Item 3 of 3Sarcelles, Marine Drive, East Wittering, Chichester, Sussex, EnglandPrivate1987 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Frederick F CurtisNovember 1963For Fellowship
Item 2 of 3Eric Henry FirminNovember 1963For Fellowship
Item 3 of 3Edmund Douglass Jefferiss MathewsNovember 1963For 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 21958British Road Services offices  EdinburghScotlandas architect with British Road Services
Item 2 of 21961British Road Services offices  GlasgowScotlandAs architect with British Road Services


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 2England and WalesBirths, marriages and deaths  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers F no 5658 (Combined Box 93)