William Swinden Barber

William Swinden Barber was the son of John Barber.

He was baptised at Southowram [29th March 1832].

He was a Brighouse architect; in practice with James Mallinson at George Street, Halifax.

He bought and lived at Bonegate Hall, Brighouse. He sold the Hall to Richard Woodhouse.

He subsequently built and lived at Farfield, Halifax.

He married Anita Byrne. They had no children.

He died 26th November 1908

A list of some Local examples of his works

Abbott's Ladies' Home, Skircoat Green
Akroyd Memorial Cross
Akroydon, Halifax
All Saints' Vicarage, Halifax

Brighouse Civic Hall
Brighouse Town Hall

Farfield, Halifax

Holroyd's Buildings, Brighouse

Saint Andrew's Church, Stainland

Saint John's Methodist Church, Prescott Street
Saint John the Divine, Thorpe
Saint John the Evangelist, Warley
Saint John's Home, Triangle
Saint Jude's Church, Savile Park
Saint Mary's Church, Halifax
Saint Matthew's Church, Lightcliffe
Saint Matthew's Church, Rastrick
Saint Peter's Church, Hartshead
Shroggs Park
Shroggs Park Lodge
Stafford Hall, Halifax

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