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|
|William W Wardell||13|
|Louis R Williams||12|
|John Lee Archer||8|
|Henry Richard Caselli||6|
|John Horbury Hunt||6|
|Edmund W Wright||6|
|Kempson and Conolly||5|
|Edgar J. Henderson||3|
|Gawler and Drummond||2|
|Lange Leopold Powell||2|
|Robert George Thomas||2|
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.
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.