Professor Henry FraserArchitecural Historian / Heritage Consultant
Chairman, Sentinel Committee, Barbados National Trust
Writer, TV Presenter, National Orator & Motivational Speaker
Professor Emertius, Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology.
Immediate Past Dean, Faculty of Medical Sciences.
University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados.


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Architecture awards in celebration of the Barbados National Trust’s 50 years of service to the Nation, in association with the Barbados Institute of Architects.

These awards recognize the best work revitalizing the buildings of the past (PRE-WORLD WAR 2) as well as new work (since 1990) to be made note of for the future. Both old and new buildings are separated into residential and non-residential, giving four categories:

1. Restoration of pre WW2 buildings (Residential)

2. Restoration of pre WW2 buildings (Non Residential)

3. New buildings (Residential)

4. New buildings (Non Residential) (Post 1960)

Report of the Judging Panel – 2012. 01. 27

The Panel of judges comprised:

Professor Henry Fraser (Chairman of the BNT Sentinel Committee & Chairman of the panel)

Mr. Gordon Ashby, BNT & BIA

Mr. John Allsopp, BIA

Mr. Michael Lashley, BIA

Mr. Jimmy Walker, retired architect and guest judge.

Methodology: Each judge gave an independent score out of 20 for each entry in each category, and the five scores were added to produce the ranking, out of 100. This document summarises the winners (1st and 2nd and Honourable Mention).

Henry Fraser Historic Houses Of Barbados Book CoverHistoric Houses of Barbados
Written by Henry Fraser & Ronnie Huges.
Available at all book leading book stores in Barbados.

Henry Fraser Treasures Of Barbados Book CoverTreasures of Barbados
Written by Sir George Alleyne and edited by Henry Fraser.
Available at the UWI Bookshop the publishers.

Henry Fraser Chattle House Book CoverBarbados Chattel Houses
Written by Henry Fraser and Bob Kiss.
Available at all leading book stores.

Henry Fraser A-Z Barbados Book CoverA-Z of Barbados Heritage
Written by Sean Carrington, Henry Fraser, John Gilmore and Addington Forde.
Available at Days Bookstore Barbados and

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