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BARRY, Dennis Egerton

Born: 1906 09 14
Died: 1970

Architect

SACA:
Reg No: 687
Year registered: 1938

Dip. Hons. Lon. (A.A.); ARIBA 1931; M.I.A.; F.R.S.A.

Barry was born in Johannesburg son of FH Barry. He was educated both in South Africa and the Sherborne School, Dorset, England. He attended the Architectural Association School in London from 1924 where he remained for five years as a full-time student, qualifying with a diploma in Architecture in 1929. As a student he visited Italy and South Africa, gaining office experience in South Africa. He was elected an Associate member of the Royal Institute of British Architects in 1931. In 1931 he was still in England but his address was given as c/o The National Bank of South Africa, London. He seems to have come to South Africa in 1938, when he registered with the Institute of South African Architects. He retired in 1956. In 1957 he recorded himself as a chartered architect of address 12 Jameson Avenue, Melrose Estate. Johannesburg and farmer of address George's Valley, Haenertsburg, Northern Transvaal. In 1959 he is recorded as a retired practitioner of the Transvaal Institute. Towards the end of his life he was resident in the Channel Islands.

(ARIBA nom papers (1931) 4718; ISAA mem list, Donaldson 1957:106)

These notes were last edited on 2020 10 14

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 BARRY

ISAA. 1959. The Yearbook of the Institute of South African Architects and Chapter of SA Quantity Surveyors 1958-1959 : Die Jaarboek van die Instituut van Suid-Afrikaanse Argitekte en Tak van Suid-Afrikaanse Bourekenaars 1958-1959. Johannesburg: ISAA. pp 87, 199

ISAA. 1969. The Yearbook of the Institute of South African Architects and Chapter of SA Quantity Surveyors 1968-1969 : Die Jaarboek van die Instituut van Suid-Afrikaanse Argitekte en Tak van Suid-Afrikaanse Bourekenaars 1968-1969. Johannesburg: ISAA. pp 89, 144

SAWW & Donaldson, K. 1957. South African Who's Who 1957. Johannesburg: Ken Donaldson (Pty) Ltd. pp 106