Overview

Sir William Robe

(1765—1820) army officer


Related Overviews

James Gibbs (1682—1754) architect

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Architecture

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(1765–1820). British military engineer and soldier. He was architect of Holy Trinity Church, Québec, Canada (1803), a variant on Gibbs's St Martin-in-the-Fields. His work was competent and solid, and he was involved in several improvements and administration in the Province of Québec in the early years of C19.

From A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Architecture.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.