Basic Biographical Details

Name: Walter Henry Brierley
Born: 1862
Died: 22 August 1926
Bio Notes: Walter Henry Brierley practised in York. In 1918 he took into partnership James Hervey Rutherford, who had been his chief assistant since 1901. He died on 22 August 1926, Rutherford entering into partnership with John Stuart Syme thereafter.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this :
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 113, Lendal, York, Yorkshire, EnglandBusinessBefore 19061926 

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Brierley & Rutherford1918August 1926Partner 

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 9Cecil Scott BurgessAfter 18961903Assistant 
Item 2 of 9James Hervey Rutherford19011918Senior AssistantActual title: Chief Assistant
Item 3 of 9Hubert Moore Fairweather1901 or 19021906Assistant 
Item 4 of 9George Wittet19021904Assistant 
Item 5 of 9John Sidey19021904Assistant 
Item 6 of 9John Stuart Syme1905c. 1911Assistant 
Item 7 of 9Thomas Blair Moncrieff Wightman19071909Assistant 
Item 8 of 9James Brodie19111915Draughtsman 
Item 9 of 9John Stuart Symec. 19111918Chief Assistant 


RIBA Proposals

This proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 4James BrodieMid 1921for Associateship
Item 2 of 4Alec Nisbet1 March 1920for Associateship
Item 3 of 4James Hervey Rutherford30 November 1925for Fellowship
Item 4 of 4John Sidey20 March 1911for Licentiateship

Buildings and Designs

This 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 1After 1911HouseNairn NairnshireScotland 


Currently, there are no references for this . The information has been derived from: the British Architectural Library / RIBA Directory of British Architects 1834-1914; Post Office Directories; and/or any sources listed under this individual's works.