W. D. Caroe
William Douglas Caroe (1857 – 1938) was a British architect, particularly of churches.
He was educated at Ruabon and Trinity College, Cambridge, graduating BA in 1879. Caroe was articled to John Loughborough Pearson who wrote the article on Pearson in the Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed., 1911).
He became known as "a consummate master of building according to medieval precedent". The firm he founded, Caroe & Partners, still flourishes, specialising in ecclesiastical architecture, especially the restoration of historic churches.
- Jennifer M. Freeman (1991) W.D. Caroe: His Architectural Achievement ISBN 0-7190-2449-8
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