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LEECH and MACKEY

Established: 1904
Ended: 1907

Architect


The partnership between Austin LEECH and Thomas W MACKEY in Johannesburg from 1904. They had both arrived in Johannesburg around 1902 but were first listed as partners, working from Corporation Buildings, in 1904. They gained 2nd premium in the first Pretoria Town Hall competition (1905/1906)and designed buildings in Johannesburg, Potchefstroom, Roodepoort and Germiston but so far none have been identified with certainty. The partnership appears to have ended in about 1907.

(Comm & Indus Tvl 1905:41ff; Longland's Jhb & SAR dir 1907; Longland's Tvl dir 1904; Men Tvl 1905 see Leech; UTD 1907)

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.