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Edmund Mitchell, Architect

Edmund Mitchell, Architect

Edmund Mitchell was active in Leamington Spa s an architect from about 1828 to 1860. He was a partner with the older John Russell until John died in 1841, in the firm of Russell and Mitchell based at No 18 Wise Street. He is sometimes incorrectly referred to with the...
John George Jackson, Architect

John George Jackson, Architect

John George Jackson was born on 2nd February 1799, the son of Ralph Jackson and Eliza (nee Hopwood). He was baptised at St George’s Church in Hanover Square in London, the church where his parents had married. John married Emma Prichard, daughter of Bristol surgeon...
John Cundall, Architect

John Cundall, Architect

John Cundall, 1830 to 1889 John Cundall is a person who is not quite as well-known as he deserves to be; he was in fact an architect whose designs peppered the town of Royal Leamington Spa. They are buildings which mostly have a distinct air of belonging to the same...
Council Houses 1919 to 1939

Council Houses 1919 to 1939

This is a video of the talk on Zoom by Barry Franklin on Monday 22nd March 2021 with Introduction by Michael Pearson.  Please excuse the untidy start in the first 30 seconds or so.   Council Houses 1919 to 1939.
Some Architects Who Built Royal Leamington Spa

Some Architects Who Built Royal Leamington Spa

NOTE:   This page is a revised and more comprehensive version of the subject than the previous page with a similar title and lists over 140 architects. Introduction Following the date when a village of simple cottages, a spring and a small church, named Leamington...