W. H. Blessley


Aged unknown

Commemorated on 2 plaques

11-13 Zetland Road These two buildings were commissioned by H. G. Reid, and were the home of the North Eastern Daily Gazette, Middlesbrough's first daily newspaper. W. H. Blessley designed No. 13 in the Italianate style in 1871. No. 11 was designed in the Northern Renaissance style by R. Lofthouse in 1893.

11-13 Zetland Road, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom where they designed (1871)

Bolckow House 1872 This distinctive building was originally designed by W. H. Blessley, although the ground floor frontage was added in 1885 by Newcombe and Knowles. Formerly occupied by the North Eastern Banking Co. the building later housed the Chamber of Commerce from 1935-1988.

Bolckow House, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom where they designed