Joseph Hirst

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Joseph Henry Hirst (1863–1945) was a leading architect of the post-Victorian era. For 1900–1926 he was the City Architect of Kingston upon Hull and "the man who more than any other designed the face of the modern city".[1] He was responsible for some of Hull's best-known buildings, among them the City Hall, swimming baths, schools and housing estates. [2]

Buildings designed by Joseph Hirst[edit]

Publications[edit]

  • (1913) The block houses of Kingston-upon-Hull and who went there: A glimpse of catholic life in the penal times and a missing page of local history. Hull: A. Brown & Sons.
  • (1916) The Armorial Bearings of Kingston Upon Hull. Hull: A. Brown & Sons.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 24 July 2013. Retrieved 13 September 2013.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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  3. ^ "Tile Gazetteer – Yorkshire – TACS". Tilesoc.org.uk. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
  4. ^ "Pringle | Richards | Sharratt | Architects – Press / In the Press". Archived from the original on 2 April 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
  5. ^ "Anlaby Road History – Part 19". Carnegiehull.co.uk. 22 April 1905. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
  6. ^ "5 bedroom house for sale in Hymers Avenue, HULL, HU3 1LN, HU3". Rightmove.co.uk. Retrieved 21 April 2018.

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