Ernest Ogden

Place of Birth

Ernest Ogden was born at Failsworth on 19 March 1875 and was elected Licentiate of the RIBA on 4 July 1910 and Fellow in 1928. From 1906 or 1907 he was in partnership with Percy Cartwright Hoy, this partnership being dissolved on 31 March 1909. After working alone for twenty years he practiced under the style of Ernest Ogden and Company possibly in partnership with Wilde (unidentified).

1909             Ogden & Hoy Examiner Building, Strutt Street, Manchester
1922-1924    Ernest Ogden LRIBA, 10 Corporation Street, Manchester
1927             Ernest Ogden, LRIBA 1 Ridgefield, Manchester
1929-1936    Ernest Ogden, FRIBA (Ernest Ogden and Company) 1 Ridgefield, Manchester



Buildings and Designs

Building Name District Town/City County Country
Offices for Failsworth District Council Failsworth  Oldham  GMCA  England
Works of W Knott & Sons Limited Manchester   Manchester  GMCA  England
Proposed Cinema and Theatre Brooklands Road and Framingham Road Sale Brooklands  Sale  GMCA  England
Varley Street Cinema Miles Platting Miles Platting  Manchester  GMCA  England
Bridgewater Picture Hall 23 Higher Cambridge Street Chorlton-on-Medlock Chorlton-on-Medlock  Manchester  GMCA  England
Plaza Cinema Gorton Lane and Preston Street West Gorton Manchester West Gorton  Manchester  GMCA  England
Alterations to Premises. 29 Portland Street Manchester Central  Manchester  GMCA  England
Rebuilding “Wheatsheaf” PH and “Windsor Cottage” (PH), Dukinfield Dukinfield  Tameside  GMCA  England
Warehouse off Shudehill Manchester Shudehill  Manchester  GMCA  England
“Mechanics Arms” Ogden Lane Openshaw Openshaw  Manchester  GMCA  England
“Railway Hotel” West Gorton West Gorton  Manchester  GMCA  England
Garage and Factory: Cornwall Street and Primrose Street, Ancoats Ancoats  Manchester  GMCA  England
Two Storey Additions. Bridge Street/Wood Street Manchester Central  Manchester  GMCA  England
“Thatched House” Hotel Moston Lane Moston Moston  Manchester  GMCA  England
Cinema: Bagillt Street Holywell Clwyd   Holywell  Clwyd  Wales
“Midland Hotel” 6 Hyde Road Gorton Gorton  Manchester  GMCA  England
Bottling Plant and Store. Brewery, Pineapple Street, Gorton Gorton  Manchester  GMCA  England


Name Designation Formed Dissolved Location
Ogden and Hoy Architectural practice 1906 1909 Manchester
Ogden and Wilde Architectural practice 1934 1934 Manchester
Ogden E and Company Architectural practice 1929 1939 Manchester