Townley, Matheson & Partners

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Townley, Matheson & Partners

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  • Townley, Matheson & Associates (1964-1965)
  • Townley & Matheson, Kelly, Humphrey & Ritchie (1966)

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Townley, Matheson & Partners was a Vancouver architectural practice that evolved out of the firm Townley & Matheson, Architects.

In 1964, company associates Allen C. Kelly (1908-2001) and Leonard A. Humphrey became partners in the newly corporatized firm. Ross B. Ritchie also became a partner, most likely in 1965 or 1966. he firm went through two name changes in quick succession before settling on Townley, Matheson & Partners in 1967.

In 1969 the partnership merged with the practice of Alfredo J. Luz, but retained the name Townley, Matheson & Partners.


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2024-07-04, SLW: to distinguish from previous and later partnerships




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