Thomas Chambers Hine 1814 – 1899 was an architect based in Nottingham.He was born in Covent Garden into a prosperous middle-class family, the eldest son of a hosiery manufacturer. He was articled to the London architect Matthew Habershorn. In 1837 he arrived in Nottingham and formed a partnership with the builder William Patterson. This business relationship was dissolved in 1849. He worked then with Robert Evans until early in 1867 and thereafter with his son George Thomas Hine until his retirement around 1890.