Basic Site Details

Name: Anglican Cathedral
Town, district or village: Victoria
City or county: British Columbia
Country: Canada
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Christ Church CathedralYes 

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Cathedral  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 51889  Competition held
Item 2 of 51895 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 51913  New plans submitted
Item 4 of 526 May 1926  Nave and baptistery consecrated
Item 5 of 528 September 1928  Consecrated


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 3John Charles Malcolm KeithArchitectA18891940Won competition to secure job
Item 2 of 3Andrew Robb ScottArchitect c. 1889 Placed second in competition
Item 3 of 3J C M Keith & EversArchitectural practiceA18911893Won competition to secure job


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Academy Architecture1895   p50
Item 2 of 3Clarke, Basil F L1958Anglican cathedrals outside the British Isles  p72-73
Item 3 of 3Gray, A Stuart1985Edwardian Architecture: A Biographical Dictionary  p229

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News28 October 1892   
Item 2 of 2Building News25 November 1892   

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers John Charles Malcolm Keith: F no2577 (box 8)