Times Colonist Article – March 11, 1989 (Morris home – 1558 Beach Drive)

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Times Colonist Article – March 11, 1989 (Morris home – 1558 Beach Drive)

“Oak panelling, stained glass featured in Morris home” by Geoffrey Castle

TC-Article - March 11, 1989

Much has been said and written about two particular Victoria architects – Francis M. Rattenbury and Samuel Maclure. Rattenbury, who was happiest with non-residential work, is synonymous with the Parliament Buildings and the Empress Hotel. Maclure, on the other hand, who designed several hundred good quality homes, including Hatley Park, undertook little commercial work. Both employed aspiring architects.

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