• 1789

    Pritchett is born on 14 October

  • 1808

    Pritchett studying architecture at Royal Academy Schools

  • 1811

    Pritchett articled to James Medland, architect of Southwark, London

  • 1812

    Pritchett working with Daniel Asher Alexander

    Alexander was working on designs for Dartmoor and Maidstone Gaols.
  • 1813

    Pritchett moves to York and commences partnership with Charles Watson

  • 1813

    Pritchett marries Peggy Terry - 22 December

  • 1815

    St. Nicholas' Church

    Norton, Malton, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Completed

    St. Nicholas Malton (Courtesy Woodhams Stone Collection)
  • 1816

    New Lendal Congregational Church

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Lendal Chapel (Graham White - 2022)
  • 1817

    Friends Meeting House, Friargate York

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Completed

    Friends Meeting House Friargate York
  • 1817

    Bootham Park Hospital

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Credit: Robert Andrews, 2021
  • 1821

    All Saints Church

    Bishop Burton, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Completed

     West tower
  • 1822

    Mechanics Institution

    Wakefield, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Completed

    Wakefield Library and Newsroom (C) Graham White - June 2021
  • 1823

    Purey-Cust Chambers, Deans Park

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Proposal Only

    James Pigott Pritchett
  • 1823

    Hanover Square

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

    Credit: Robert Andrews, 2020.
  • 1824

    Pritchett elected as Member of Yorkshire Philosophical Society

  • 1825

    Ramsden Street Congregational Chapel

    Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Completed

    Credit: Kirklees Image Archive (accessed 19.01.2021)
  • 1827

    Pritchett's wife Peggy (née Terry) dies

    Early in 1827, Peggy (née Terry) died aged 40 years. She was buried on 27th February at Lendal Chapel.
  • 1827

    The Retreat

    Heslington Road, York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    James Pigott Pritchett
  • 1828

    Saltmarshe Hall

    Saltmarshe, Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Completed

    Saltmarshe Hall
  • 1828

    St. Mary's Church

    Greasborough, Rotherham, South Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Completed

    St. Mary's Church Greasbrough (Graham White - 2021)
  • 1828

    York Assembly Rooms

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Graham White
  • 1829

    Pritchett marries Caroline Benson - 6 January

    Pritchett married Caroline Benson in Amcotts in North Lincolnshire
  • 1830

    James Pigott Pritchett (Junior) born - 14 May

  • 1830

    Yorkshire Museum

    Museum Gardens, York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    James Pigott Pritchett
  • 1830

    Yorkshire Savings Bank

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Yorkshire Savings Bank (Graham White 2022)
  • 1832

    St. Peter's Church

    Brafferton, York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Completed

    St. Peter's Church Brafferton North Yorkshire
  • 1832

    Holy Trinity Church

    Oakamoor, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Completed

    Holy Trinity Oakamoor Staffordshire
  • 1833

    West Riding Pauper Lunatic Asylum

    Wakefield , West Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Wakefield Pauper Lunatic Asylum - Stanley Royd Hospital (C) Graham White, June 2021
  • 1833

    York Minster Song School

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Watson

    Minster Song School - Graham White 2023
  • 1836

    St. Peter's Church Huddersfield

    Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Completed

    St. Peter's Church Huddersfield
  • 1837

    Minster Yard and Low Petergate

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Credit: Robert Andrews, 2021
  • 1838

    York Cemetery Chapel

    Cemetery Road, York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Credit: Graham White, 2010
  • 1838

    High Petergate and Precentor's Court

    High Petergate, York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Credit: Robert Andrews, 2020.
  • 1839

    Salem Chapel York

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Salem Chapel c. 1955
  • 1839

    Holy Trinity Church

    Thorpe Hesley, Rotherham, South Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Completed

    Holy Trinity Thorpe Hesley
  • 1840

    Lady Sarah Hewley's Almshouses

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Son

    Lady Hewley's Almshouses York
  • 1840

    York Consistory Court

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Credit: Robert Andrews, 2020
  • 1840

    Parliament Street York

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Proposal Only

    J P Pritchett
  • 1840

    Huddersfield College

    Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Huddersfield College - Courtesy Andrew Mear (2022)
  • 1842

    St. Edward the Confessor Brotherton

    Brotherton, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Completed

    St. Edward the Confessor Brotherton (Graham White 2022)
  • 1844

    Dispute with Ramsden Family

    Pritchett was involved in a dispute with the Ramsden family over his architectural reputation.
    As Huddersfield…
  • 1845

    St James's Church Meltham Mills

    Meltham Mills, Meltham, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Completed

    St. James Church Meltham Mills (Graham White 2022)
  • 1850

    Huddersfield Railway Station

    Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Huddersfield Station - Graham White 2020
  • 1851

    Ebenezer Primitive Methodist Chapel

    York, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Credit: Robert Andrews, 2020
  • 1853

    Huddersfield Town Hall

    Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Proposal Only

    J P Pritchett
  • 1855

    Boston Cemetery and Buildings

    Marian Road, Boston, Lincolnshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Son

    Completed

    Boston Cemetery Anglican Chapel
  • 1856

    Ely Cemetery

    Ely, Cambridgeshire
    Designed by: Middleton & Pritchett

    Completed

    Ely Cemetery (Graham White - 2022)
  • 1856

    Saffron Walden Cemetery

    Saffron Walden, Essex
    Designed by: James Pigott Pritchett (Junior b. 1830)

    Completed

    Saffron Walden Cemetery - Graham White (2022)
  • 1856

    Weaste Cemetery, Salford

    Cemetery Road, Salford, Greater Manchester

    Completed

    Weaste Cemetery Lodge in Ruins - Graham White 2021
  • 1857

    St Andrew's Cemetery Jesmond

    Jesmond, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
    Designed by: Middleton & Pritchett

    James Pigott Pritchett
  • 1857

    Mansfield Cemetery

    Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Son

    Completed

    Mansfield Cemetery Chapel
  • 1858

    Pritchett is victim to a burglary at his home at 27 St. Mary's Bootham in York on 18th May

  • 1858

    West Cemetery Chapel and Lodge

    Darlington, County Durham
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Darlington West Cemetery Chapel
  • 1858

    Christ Church, Helme, West Yorkshire

    Helme, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Son

    Completed

    Christ Church Helme (Graham White - 2022)
  • 1865

    Knaresborough Congregational Church

    Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Son

    Knaresborough Congregational church
  • 1865

    Hillhouse Congregational Church

    Hillhouse, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: J P Pritchett

    Completed

    Hillhouse Chapel under demolition
  • 1865

    Kirkby Stephen Congregational Chapel

    Market St, Kirkby Stephen , Cumbria

    Completed

    James Pigott Pritchett
  • 1866

    Selby Congregational Chapel

    New Lane, Selby, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Son

     © Copyright Betty Longbottom and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
  • 1866

    Pudsey Congregational Church

    Pudsey, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: Pritchett & Son

    Completed

    Pudsey Congregational Church (Courtesy of Dr Christopher Webster)
  • 1868

    All Saints Church New Shildon

    New Shildon, County Durham
    Designed by: Pritchett & Son

    Completed

    J P Pritchett
  • 1868

    ✟ James Pigott Pritchett dies at his home, 27 St. Mary's, Bootham, York - 23 May

  • 1869

    Emmanuel Church

    Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: James Pigott Pritchett (Junior b. 1830)

    Completed

    Emmanuel Church Saltburn by the Sea - Graham White 2022
  • 1871

    All Saints Church

    Yafforth, Northallerton, North Yorkshire
    Designed by: James Pigott Pritchett (Junior b. 1830)

    Completed

    All Saints' Church Yafforth (Graham White 2023)
  • 1874

    Elland Congregational Chapel

    Elland , West Yorkshire
    Designed by: James Pigott Pritchett (Junior b. 1830)

    Elland Congregational Chapel
  • 1874

    St. Luke's Church Pallion, Sunderland

    Pallion, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
    Designed by: James Pigott Pritchett (Junior b. 1830)

    Completed

    St. Luke's church Pallion Sunderland
  • 1874

    Bingley Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

    Bingley , Bingley, West Yorkshire
    Designed by: James Pigott Pritchett (Junior b. 1830)

    James Pigott Pritchett
  • 2018

    York Civic Trust commemorate James Pigott Pritchett with new headstone in York Cemetery

  • N/A

    Gateshead Congregational Chapel

    Gateshead, Tyne and Wear

    James Pigott Pritchett