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Established: 1894
Ended: 1897


The partnership in Durban betweem William STREET-WILSON and Arthur FYFE from 1894 until 1897 when Fyfe entered practice on his own account in Durban. According to Kearney, the firm was responsible for the design of the first stage of the Durban Railway Station in 1894 which apparently resembles that of Montreal, Canada.

(Kearney vol 1 1971-5; Paton, Taylor, Willies and Bennett; UNSAL)

All truncated references not fully cited in 'References' are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.

Books citing STREET-WILSON and FYFE

Hillebrand, Melanie. 1975. Aspects of architecture in Natal, 1880 1914. Pietermaritzburg: Unpublished MA. Dept Fine Art and History of Art, University of Natal. pp 171

Kearney, Brian. 1973. Architecture in Natal from 1824 1893. Cape Town: Balkema. pp

Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1977. Victorian Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: AA Balkema. pp 257, 259, 261 ill, 262 ill, 263

Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1989. Historical Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: Struikhof Publishers. pp 143