Wright, John

WRIGHT, John (1830-1915)
(biography in preparation)

JOHN WRIGHT

(works in Victoria unless noted)

FIRST WESLEYAN METHODIST CHURCH, Pandora Street at Broad Street, 1859-60 (British Colonist [Victoria], 24 June 1859, 2, t.c.; 17 Aug. 1859, 3, descrip.)
FIRE HALL, View Street at Wharf Street, 1859 (British Colonist [Victoria], 16 Nov. 1859, 2, t.c.; 27 Dec. 1859, 2, descrip.)
WEBSTER & CO., Yates Street, commercial block, 1859-60 (British Colonist [Victoria], 27 Dec. 1859, 2)
N. MOORE & CO., Yates Street, commercial block, 1860 (British Colonist [Victoria], 5 June 1860, 2, t.c.)
NANAIMO, B.C., Ebenezer Wesleyan Methodist Church, 1860-61 (British Colonist [Victoria], 7 July 1860, 3; Christian Guardian [Toronto], 23 Jan. 1861, 2)

WRIGHT & SANDERS

TRUTCH STREET, 'Fairfield House', a residence for Hon. Joseph Trutch, 1860-61 (M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 26, illus.; Victoria Heritage Foundation, This Old House: Victoria's Heritage Neighbourhoods, Vol. 4, 2009, 130-31, illus. & descrip.)
PLEASANT STREET, for W.A. Wentworth, 1861 (M. Segger & D. Franklin, Exploring Victoria's Architecture, 1996, 140-41, illus.)
GOVERNMENT STREET, 'Woodlands', a residence for James Bissett, 1861 (M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 180-81, illus. & descrip.)
PLEASANT STREET, residence for Charles W. Wallace, 1861-62 (Victoria Heritage Foundation, This Old House: Victoria's Heritage Neighbourhoods, Vol. 3, 2007, 29-30, illus. & descript.)
(attributed) SAANICH, B.C., St. Stephen's Anglican Church, St. Stephen's Road at Mount Newton Cross Road, 1862 (M. Segger & D. Franklin, Exploring Victoria's Architecture, 1996, 252, illus.)
NANAIMO, B.C., St. Paul's Anglican Episcopal Church, 1862 (British Colonist [Victoria], 10 June 1862, 2, descrip.)
DICKSON, CAMPBELL & CO., Store Street, commercial block, 1862 (British Colonist [Victoria], 8 Dec. 1862, 2, descrip.; M. Segger & D. Franklin, Exploring Victoria's Architecture, 1996, 27, illus.)
W.M. SEARBY LTD., Government Street, commercial block, 1862 (British Colonist [Victoria], 8 Dec. 1862, 2, descrip.)
ROBINSON BROS., Government Street at Fort Street, commercial block, 1862 (British Colonist [Victoria], 8 Dec. 1862, 2, descrip.)
ST. NICOLAS HOTEL, Government Street, 1862 (British Colonist [Victoria], 8 Dec. 1862, 2, descrip.)
ST. GEORGE'S HOTEL, View Street near Fort Street, 1862 (British Colonist [Victoria], 8 Dec. 1862, 2, descrip.)
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, Blanchard Street at Pandora Avenue, 1863; demol. 1928 (British Colonist [Victoria], 20 March 1863, 3; 10 April 1863, 3; First United Church, Victoria: One Hundred Years 1862-1962, 11, illus.)
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., commercial block for Capt. Millard, Columbia Street, 1863 (British Columbian [New Westminster], 23 May 1863, 3, descrip.)
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 1863; pulpit and platform for the church, 1864 (British Columbian [New Westminster], 27 April 1864, 3)
GOVERNMENT STREET, residence for Richard Carr, 1863 (M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 182-83, illus. & descrip.; H. Kalman, History of Canadian Architecture, 1994, 396-8, illus. & descrip.)
SUPREME COURT, interior alterations and furniture, 1863 (dwgs. at BCPA, CM/A 1991)
JEWISH SYNAGOGUE, Blanshard Street at Pandora Avenue, 1863 (British Colonist [Victoria], 14 Feb. 1863, 2, t.c.; M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 226-7, illus. & descrip.; H. Kalman, History of Canadian Architecture, 1994, 394-5, illus. & descrip.)
GORGE ROAD METHODIST CHURCH, David Street at Gorge Road, 1864; altered 1891 by Thomas Hooper (Victoria Heritage Foundation, This Old House: Victoria's Heritage Neighbourhoods, Vol. 3, 2007, 18-19, illus. & descript.)
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., tower for Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 1865; tower dismantled 1880 (British Columbian [New Westminster], 25 March 1865, 3)
CARY CASTLE, Rockland Avenue, major additions and alterations to an existing house for the Lieut. Governor of British Columbia, 1865; burned 1899 (British Colonist [Victoria], 7 June 1865, 3, descrip.; P. Cotton, Vice-Regal Mansions of British Columbia, 1981, 40-9, illus.; M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 277-8, illus.; dwgs. at BCPA)
FEMALE INFIRMARY, Pandora Street at Chambers Street, 1865 (British Colonist [Victoria], 25 April 1865, 3, descrip.)
ANGELA LADIES COLLEGE, Burdett Avenue, 1865 (British Colonist [Victoria], 14 Oct. 1865, 3; M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 214-15, illus.; H. Kalman, History of Canadian Architecture, 1994, 296-7, illus.; Victoria Heritage Foundation, This Old House: Victoria's Heritage Neighbourhoods, Vol. 4, 2009, 27-9, illus. & descrip.)
FORT STREET, 'Pentrelew', a residence for Henry P.P. Crease, c. 1875 (M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 40, 245, 258-9, illus.)