John Foster junior and John Foster senior black plaque in Liverpool

St Luke's Church & Gardens
Built 1811-1831
Designed by John Foster senior and John Foster junior
Struck by enemy fire May 1941
Remains as a memorial to those who died

John Foster Snr (1758 – 1827) an English architect, father of John Foster Jnr. Senior Surveyor to the Corporation of Liverpool succeeding Henry Berry. In 1824 he was succeeded as Senior Surveyor by his son while Jesse Hartley replaced him as dock engineer at Liverpool Dock Trustees.During his time as dock engineer, Foster completed only one dock (Princes Dock). He also converted Manchester Basin to an enclosed dock (Manchester Dock) and expanded several other docks including George’s Dock and Queen's Dock. The warehouse at King's Dock was built by Foster.

Source: dbpedia

This is about the better-known architect. For his architect father, see John Foster, Sr..John Foster, Junior (c. 1787 – 26 September 1846) was an English architect.

Source: dbpedia

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