BOOK BARNSTAPLE HOTELS

Featured Destination

November 2017: Seasonal Fun in Brum

All roads lead to not Rome but Birmingham, or at least they do if you look at a British roadmap. Same with trains. The city ...More
More Uk destinations

William Lethaby
- Favourite Briton.

Born in Barnstaple, Devon
Born on 18th of January 1857
Died on 17th of July 1931

Lethaby was an architect whose greatest claims to fame were a founder of the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society, and as one of the co-principals of the Central School of Arts and Crafts in London when it began life in 1896. Lethaby was also a mover in the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings.

More famous Britons here

Contributors: Do you have a site related to William Lethaby?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.

3494 views since 14th December 2007

Brit Quote:
Love is 2 minutes and 52 seconds of squelching noises - John Lydon (Johnny Rotten)
More Quotes

On this day:
Tennyson becomes Poet laureate - 1850, The Gettysburg Address - 1863, First National Lottery Draw - 1994
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages