Harry Drinkwater

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Harry Drinkwater
Born 1844
Died 1895
Nationality British
Buildings New Theatre, Oxford
St. Margaret's church, Oxford
Projects The Lion Brewery, Oxford

Harry George Walter Drinkwater was an architect who practised in Oxford.

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Drinkwater was a pupil of William C.C. Bramwell in Oxford 1860–65 and then assistant to the Gothic Revival architect G.E. Street 1865–73.[1] After a year as a Royal Academy travelling student Drinkwater began independent practice in Oxford.[1] Drinkwater was made a Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects (FRIBA) in 1882.[1] Drinkwater followed Street into designing and restoring Church of England churches and designing vicarages, but also undertook a number of commissions for Hanley's,[2] Morrell's[2][3] and Weaving's breweries.[2]

He was the uncle of the poet and playwright John Drinkwater

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Brodie et al. 2001, p. 562.
  2. ^ a b c Woolley 2010, p. 83.
  3. ^ a b Tyack 1998, p. 269.
  4. ^ Sherwood & Pevsner 1974, p. 334.
  5. ^ a b Woolley 2010, p. 79.
  6. ^ Sherwood & Pevsner 1974, p. 293.
  7. ^ Pevsner 1974, p. 121.
  8. ^ Sherwood & Pevsner 1974, p. 426.
  9. ^ Sherwood & Pevsner 1974, pp. 321–322.
  10. ^ Pevsner 1966, pp. 93–94.
  11. ^ Sherwood & Pevsner 1974, p. 600.
  12. ^ Woolley 2010, p. 88.

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