Richard Charles Hussey

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R.C. Hussey
Born1806
Died1887
NationalityBritish
OccupationArchitect

Richard Charles Hussey, often referred to as R. C. Hussey, was a British architect. He was in partnership with Thomas Rickman from 1835, whose practice he assumed in 1838 with the latter's failing health; Rickman died on 4 January 1841. [1]

Thomas Rickman, was an English architect and architectural antiquary who was a major figure in the Gothic Revival. He is particularly remembered for his Attempt to Discriminate the Styles of English Architecture (1817), which established the basic chronological classification and terminology that are still in widespread use for the different styles of English medieval ecclesiastical architecture.

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  1. Colvin 1993 , p. 813, sub "Thomas Rickman"
  2. Historic England. "Christ Church (1129663)". National Heritage List for England . Retrieved 9 March 2017.
  3. Pevsner & Wedgwood 1966, p. 386.
  4. Pevsner & Wedgwood 1966, p. 260.
  5. Pevsner & Hubbard 1971, p. 136.
  6. Pevsner & Wedgwood 1966, p. 85.
  7. Sherwood & Pevsner 1974, p. 659.
  8. Pevsner & Wedgwood 1966, p. 300.
  9. Sherwood & Pevsner 1974, p. 789.
  10. Newman 1976, p. 290.
  11. Pevsner 1974, p. 69.
  12. Pevsner & Wedgwood 1966, p. 201.
  13. Newman & Pevsner 1972, p. 490.
  14. Newman 1969, p. 450.
  15. Newman 1969, p. 304.
  16. Sherwood & Pevsner 1974, p. 796.
  17. Newman 2012, p. 283.
  18. Nairn & Pevsner 1965, p. 691.
  19. Sherwood & Pevsner 1974, p. 774.
  20. Newman 1969, p. 272.

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