Basic Biographical Details

Name: George Stewart
Designation: Architect
Born: 2 October 1889
Died: 1970
Bio Notes: George Stewart was born in Scotland on 2 October 1889. From 1905-1910 he studied at Robert Gordon's Technical College and Gray's School of Art and served his articles simultaneously, though in which office has yet to be established. In 1911 he moved to London to work in the office of Edwin Lutyens where he rose to the position of chief assistant. He gradually took on the responsibility for the erection of buildings deisgned in the office. In 1944 he was appointed a member fot he Lutyens Memorial Committee and was jointly responsible with Arthur Stanley George Butler and Christopher Hussey for the selection and re-drawing for publication of several hundred drawings for 'The Lutyens Memorial Volume'.

In 1948 Stewart commenced independent practice in Herne Bay in Kent. He was elected FRIBA on 1 August 1951, his proposers being Hubert Worthington, Arthur Stanley George Butler and Edward Maufe.

He died in Kent between January and March 1970.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Forge Cottage, Eddington, Herne Bay, Kent, EnglandPrivatec. 1963  

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Edwin Landseer Lutyens19111944Chief Assistant 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3Arthur Stanley George Butler1 August 1951For Fellowship
Item 2 of 3Edward Brantwood Maufe1 August 1951For Fellowship
Item 3 of 3John Hubert Worthington1 August 1951For Fellowship


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 4625 (Combined Box 24)