Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Architect, of Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, and later of Southern and Northern Rhodesia. Lavelle may have come from Ireland, as he became a student of the RIAI in 1923. By 1926 however he had emigrated to South Africa. He remained in Africa for the rest of his life.

RIAI: elected student, 1923;(1) elected member, 13 June 1927;(2) ceased to be member, 1933;(3) admitted member, 1950;(4) raised to fellow, 1955.(5)



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(1) JRIAI (1924), 15.
(2) JRIAI (1928), 5; IB 69, 25 Jun 1927, 466.
(3) JRIAI (1934), 7.
(4) RIAI Year Book (1952), 36.
(5) RIAI Year Book (1957), 43.