Topic: William Barnett Armson
ARMSON'S EARLY CAREER - Melbourne, Dunedin, Hokitika.
ARMSON'S EARLY CAREER
Melbourne, Dunedin, Hokitika.
"(William Barnett] Armson was born in London in 1834, the son of Francis William Armson and Jane Barnett [Armson.]"' This statement taken from J. K. Collins's A Century of Architecture is virtually all we know of the architect's early life, education and family background. Armson's Death Certificate provides two more pieces of information: the occupation of his father is listed there as "Architect", and the informant for the details of Armson's death is "F. W. Martin (Nephew)", implying that Armson had