Architects by Name

Below is a snapshot of Architects recorded inside this research project. The list is currently limited to 30 entries. If you know of an Architect thats not recorded on a particular Church record, your invited to e mail the details to this website here.

Visitors can click through from the surname to visit the list of Churches that Architect has designed.

Last Update: 11 March 2023


Architect Number of Churches Designed
Edmund Blacket 20
Henry Hunter 19
A.A. Fritsch 13
William W Wardell 13
Louis R Williams 12
Keith Reid 8
John Lee Archer 8
Thomas Rowe 7
Henry Richard Caselli 6
John Horbury Hunt 6
Edmund W Wright 6
James Blackburn 6
Lloyd Tayler 5
Leonard Terry 5
Kempson and Conolly 5
Alexander North 5
Edward Gell 5
Nathaniel Billing 5
T.A. Kelly 5
Joseph Reed 4
Daniel Garlick 4
Augustus Pugin 4
Charles Maplestone 3
P.J. O'Connor 3
Edgar J. Henderson 3
T.A. Payne 3
Charles Webb 3
Gawler and Drummond 2
Lange Leopold Powell 2
William Butterfield 2
Robert George Thomas 2

Architectural Snippets

Romanesque Architecture: 11th – 12th Centuries.
11th-12th centuries, rounded arches, heavy walls with minimal openings, large apse, central tower and adjacent towers.  

Gothic Architecture: 10th-14th Centuries.
Pointed (Gothic) arches, tall, thin columns, rib vaults, flying buttresses, stained-glass windows incl. rose window.   

First Australian Church
The first church in Australia was built of primitive materials in just eight weeks by Reverend Richard Johnson. He was the Church of England chaplain to the colony at Sydney and paid for the work himself.

Augustus Pugin
In 1831, at the age of 19, Pugin married the first of his three wives, Anne Garnet. She died a few months later in childbirth, leaving him a daughter. He had a further six children, including the future architect Edward Welby Pugin.

Architect Daniel Garlick
Garlick was chairman of the District Council of Munno Para East from 1855 to 1860. He represented Robe ward in the Adelaide City Council from 1868 to 1870 and he was a regular worshipper at the (Anglican) Christchurch, North Adelaide.