Basic Site Details

Name: Cartwright Memorial Hall
Town, district or village: Bradford
City or county: Yorkshire
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Competition assessed by Alfred Waterhouse.

Cost: £40,000.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11899  Competition held


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 18Arthur Rutherford JemmettArchitect 1899 Second premiated competition design (£100 premium)
Item 2 of 18J Coates CarterArchitect 1899 Competition design
Item 3 of 18Samuel Bridgman RussellArchitect 1899 Unsuccessful competition design
Item 4 of 18William James MorleyArchitect 1899 Competition design
Item 5 of 18(Sir) John William SimpsonArchitectA1899 Won design competition (£150 premium)
Item 6 of 18Edmund John Milner AllenArchitectA1899 Won design competition (£150 premium)
Item 7 of 18Simpson & AllenArchitectural practiceA1899 Won design competition (£150 premium)
Item 8 of 18Pite & BalfourArchitectural practiceB1899 Third premiated competition design (£50)
Item 9 of 18William Alfred PiteArchitectB1899 Third premiated competition design (£50)
Item 10 of 18Bedford & KitsonArchitectural practiceE1899 Competition design
Item 11 of 18Francis William BedfordArchitectE1899 Competition design
Item 12 of 18Sydney Decimus KitsonArchitectE1899 Competition design
Item 13 of 18Fred RowntreeArchitectF1899 Competition design
Item 14 of 18Malcolm StarkArchitectF1899 Competition design
Item 15 of 18Stark & RowntreeArchitectural practiceF1899 Competition design
Item 16 of 18John ThomsonArchitectG1899 Competition design
Item 17 of 18Robert Douglas SandilandsArchitectG1899 Competition design
Item 18 of 18Thomson & SandilandsArchitectural practiceG1899 Competition design


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3BuilderEarly 1899LXXVI pp13, 95, 394, 463, 487 & 505
Item 2 of 3BuilderLate 1899LXXVII pp65i & 490i
Item 3 of 3RIBA Journal29 April 1933 London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp514 - J W Simpson memoir, by H P Cart de Lafontaine