Trimen, Leonard Buttress

TRIMEN, Leonard Buttress (1846-1892)
(biography in preparation)

VICTORIA

FORT STREET, commercial block for Hon. Wymand Hamley, 1887 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 14 Sept. 1887, 4)
FORT STREET, block for Mr. Anderson, 1887 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 14 Sept. 1887, 4)
BEACON HILL PARK, bandstand, 1888 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 17 Feb. 1888, 1, t.c.; Victoria Daily Times, 28 June 1888, 4)
KINGSTON STREET, at Montreal Street, residence for J. Adrian T. Caton, 1888; demol. 1974 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 12 April 1888, 1, t.c.; Victoria Daily Times, 28 June 1888, 4; inf. Jennifer Barr, Victoria)
SUPERIOR STREET, near Menzies Street, residence for Miss Emma McCandless [sic], actually McCandlish, 1888 (Victoria Daily Times, 28 June 1888, 4)
CITY HALL, Douglas Street at Pandora Avenue, addition, 1888 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 16 May 1888, 1, t.c.; Victoria Daily Times, 28 June 1888, 4)
JOHNSON STREET, at Waddington Alley, commercial block of two stores and adjoining warehouse, for Felix Le Claire, 1888 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 16 June 1888, 1, t.c.; 1 Jan. 1889, Supplement, 2; Victoria Daily Times, 28 June 1888, 4)
ST. ANDREW'S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, Douglas Street at Broughton Street, 1888-90 (Victoria Daily Times, 10 Aug. 1888, 1, descrip.; 29 Nov. 1888, 3; 7 March 1889, 4, descrip.; Daily Colonist [Victoria], 13 Jan. 1889, 1, t.c.; 12 Jan. 1890, 4, illus. & descrip.; C.A.B., xi, March 1898, illus. plate; M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 220-21, illus.)
GORGE ROAD, 'Ashnola', a residence for Capt. Northing P. Snowden, 1888; demol. 1971 (Victoria Daily Times, 28 June 1888, 4; 27 Dec. 1888, 3; Daily Colonist [Victoria], 1 Jan. 1889, Supplement, 2; M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 30, illus.)
BEACON HILL PARK, residence on Park Road for G. A. McTavish, 1889 (Victoria Daily Times, 27 Dec. 1888, 3; Daily Colonist [Victoria], 1 Jan. 1889, Supplement, 2)
E.G. PRIOR HARDWARE CO., Government Street at Johnson Street, a four storey commercial block for Edward G. Prior, 1888 (Victoria Daily Times, 28 June 1888, 4; 27 Dec. 1888, 3; Daily Colonist [Victoria], 1 Jan. 1889, Supplement, 2)
BRACKMAN & KER LTD., Government Street, near Johnston Street, a three storey commercial block, 1889 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 27 April 1889, 1, t.c.; Victoria Daily Times, 25 Sept. 1889, 1, descrip.)
MOSS STREET, at Belcher Street, 'Ellesmere', a large residence for James Angus, 1889-90 (Victoria Daily Times, 7 April 1890, 4, descrip., but incorrectly credited to S.C. Burris, with printed correction on 8 April 1890, 4, with credit to L.B. Trimen; M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 272-5, illus.; Victoria Heritage Foundation, This Old House: Victoria's Heritage Neighbourhoods, Vol. 3, 2014, 158-59, illus. & descrip.)
DICKSON CAMPBELL & CO., Store Street, major addition, 1889-91 (M. Segger & D. Franklin, Exploring Victoria's Architecture, 1996, 27, illus.)
JOHNSON STREET, at Oriental Alley, commercial block for Henry Saunders, 1890 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 5 Feb. 1890, 1, t.c.)
ANDERSON BLOCK, Johnson Street, east of Oriental Alley, a three storey commercial block for James Anderson, 1890; still standing as of 2019 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 20 July 1890, 4, descrip.; Victoria Daily Times, 2 Aug. 1890, 7, descrip.; inf. Jennifer Barr, Victoria)
COLONIAL HOTEL, Johnson Street, 1890; rebuilding and conversion of the old building, 1890, with adjacent addition by Thomas Hooper, 1891; still standing as of 2019 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 7 May 1890, 6; inf. Donald Luxton, Vancouver)
FORT STREET, near Cadboro Bay Road, residence for Sir Henry P. Pellew Crease, c. 1890 (list of works in Williams British Columbia Directory, 1892, 1190; dwgs. at BCPA)
ESQUIMALT ROAD, 'Mount Adelaide', a residence for Henry Croft, c. 1890 (list of works in Williams British Columbia Directory, 1892, 1190)
POWELL HARDWARE, Government Street, block for George Powell, 1891 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 13 May 1891, 5)

ELSEWHERE

WELLINGTON, B.C., residence for John Bryden, Manager of Wellington Collieries, 1888 (Nanaimo Free Press, 29 Aug. 1888, 3, t.c.; list of works in Williams British Columbia Directory, 1892, 1190)
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., commercial block for L. Wolff 'on the site of the present Caledonia Hotel', 1888 (Mainland Guardian [New Westminster], 24 Oct. 1888, 3)
VANCOUVER, B.C., Harrison Block, Granville Street at Smithe Street, 1888 (Vancouver Daily World, 1 Oct. 1888, 4, t.c.; 23 Oct. 1888, 1, descrip.; 31 Dec. 1888, 4)
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., addition to the Caledonia Block for a hotel, Front Street, 1889, (Vancouver Daily World, 13 Feb. 1889, 4; Daily British Columbian [New Westminster], 28 May 1889, 4, t.c.)
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., Douglas Hotel, Columbia Avenue, c. 1890 (list of works in Williams British Columbia Directory, 1892, 1190)
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., Bank of Montreal, Columbia Avenue, c. 1890 (list of works in Williams British Columbia Directory, 1892, 1190)
NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C., Hamley Block, c. 1890 (list of works in Williams British Columbia Directory, 1892, 1190)