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Architecture of North East England

20 May 2014

1898 – Alahambra Theatre of Varieties, Attercliffe, Sheffield, Yorkshire

Architect: Martin & Blomfield Jackson Originally opened on 3rd January 1898 as the Alhambra Theatre of Varieties and was designed in a Moorish style with a seating capacity was 1,200, by the architectural...

24 February 2014

1898 – Castle Hill Tower, Huddersfield, Yorkshire

Architect: Isaac Jones “On Saturday last, the 25th inst., the foundation-stone of this building was laid by Mr. J. Frecheville Ramsden, son of Sir J.W. Ramsden, Bart., Lord of the Manor. The tower...

04 January 2014

1898 – Higher Grade School, Scarborough, Yorkshire

Architect: Hall, Cooper & Davis “The accompanying drawing is in this year’s Royal Academy Exhibition. The design was selected in competition early last year. Thirty- six sets of designs were sent in, and...

04 March 2012

1898 – Kings James Grammar School, Knaresborough, Yorkshire

Architect: George H. Barrowcliff The school was founded in 1616 as King James Grammar School with a charter from King James I. “This design was placed first in open competition by the professional...

04 January 2014

1898 – Mile Thornm School, Halifax

Architect: J.F. Walsh Published in The Building News, September 16 1898.

15 July 2009

1898 – New College, Scarborough, Yorkshire

Architect: Hall Cooper & Davis “This design shows an enlarged scheme for the New College at Scarborough. The materials used are red brick with Whitby stone, the roofs to be covered with red...

04 February 2014

1898 – Queen’s Theatre, Leeds, Yorkshire

Architect: Hope & Maxwell The Queen’s Theatre auditorium could accommodate 3,500 people, and as reported in the Leeds Mercury, ‘the interior decorations, and the appearance of the theatre will be found not only...

04 February 2014

1898 – Reckitt & Sons, Hull, Yorkshire

Architect: Gelder & Kitchen “This new block of offices, &c., is now in course of erection in Danaon’s-lane, Hull, adjoining the extensive starch and blue works of Messrs. Reckitt and Sons, Limited, having...

01 January 2014

1898 – Technical Schools, West Hartlepool, Durham

Architect: H.A. Cheers “These buildings are an extensive range erected by the Town Council of West Hartlepool for mechanical science and art instruction, and are an attempt to give a large amount of...