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GIBBON, William Arthur

Forenames: William Arthur

Last name: GIBBON

Titles and Honours:

Date of birth: 1921-04-09

Date of Election: 1969-01-01

Honorary Member? No


Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No


Place of Residence: Altrincham


Senior partner, Cruickshank and Seward (Architects)

War Service - Royal Navy 1941-6

Architect of Renold House, Wythenshawe; Renold Building, UMIST, Manchester Business School, S. Wing of library Emmanuel College, Cambridge.

"Brasilia" (1974)

Royal Manchester Inst Medal 1948; RIBA Medal 1955; Reinforced Concrete Association Annual Medal 1959; Hon. fellow of UMIST 1976

Athenaeum; St James' Club; Past member, RIBA Council and Architect's Registration Council; President, Manchester Soc of Architects 1965-67

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