BOWEN, Ernest David WilliamBorn: ?
Died: 1956 04
Year registered: 1928
Little is yet known of Bowen's career. In 1905 he was already living and practising in East London. He is recorded as assisting Arthur SAVAGE in the design of his own house (now the Ann Bryant Art Gallery) in 1905 as building contractor. Currently only two buildings from this period have been recorded. He retired in 1947. ISAA 1928. (ISAA mem list)
He is listed as a Past Master of the Freemasons’ Buffalo Lodge in East London in 1906.
(William MARTINSON, January 2011)
List of projects With photographs
|House Savage - now Ann Bryant Art Gallery: 1905. Belgravia, East London, Eastern Cape - Contractor |
|Shell House - Now Electricity House: 1939. East London, Eastern Cape - Architect |
|Standard Printing Co, extensive alt: 1935. Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth), Eastern Cape - Architect |
Books citing BOWEN
|Picton-Seymour, Désirée. 1989. Historical Buildings in South Africa. Cape Town: Struikhof Publishers. pp 118|