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Biographical entry Barnet, James Johnstone (1827 - 1904)

Born
1827
Almericlose, Arbroath, Scotland
Died
16 December 1904
New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Technologist

Summary

James Johnstone Barnet was clerk of works at the University of Sydney 1854-1860. In 1860 Barnet joined the office of the Colonial Architect, becoming its permanent head in 1865 after acting in the position for two years. As Colonial Architect Barnet was responsible for many of Sydney's significant public buildings until his departure in 1890.

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University of Sydney, Archives

  • Papers of James Johnstone Barnet, 1860 - 1890, P 30; University of Sydney, Archives. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.