Joseph Stanislaus Hansom

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Joseph S. Hansom
Born 1845
York
Died 1931
London
Buildings Oxford Oratory,
Church of the Holy Name of Jesus, Manchester (as "Joseph A. Hansom & Son")[1]

Joseph Stanislaus Hansom, FRIBA (1845-1931) was a British architect. He was the son and partner of the better known Joseph Aloysius Hansom, inventor of the Hansom cab.[2] He trained with his father, becoming his partner in 1869 and taking over the family practice fully in 1880. In 1881 he inherited the practice of John Crawley (1834-1881).[3]

He was among the founders of the Catholic Record Society, of which he was an active member.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brian S. Pullan (2004). A History of the University of Manchester: 1973 - 90. Manchester University Press. p. 17. ISBN 0-7190-6242-X. 
  2. ^ Felstead, Alison; Franklin, Jonathan; British Architectural Library, Royal Institute of British Architects (2001). Directory of British Architects, 1834-1914: Vol. 1 (A-K). Bloomsbury. p. 835. ISBN 978-0-8264-5513-0. 
  3. ^ Penelope Harris, The Architectural Achievement of Joseph Aloysius Hansom (1803-1882), Designer of the Hansom Cab, Birmingham Town Hall, and Churches of the Catholic Revival, (The Edwin Mellen Press, 2010), p. 170.
  4. ^ Robert S. Miola (2007). Early Modern Catholicism: An Anthology of Primary Sources. Oxford University Press. p. 8. ISBN 978-0-19-925985-4.