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Unbuilt England

17 May 2014

1898 – Premiated Design for Technical Institute, Bootle, Lancashire

Architect: Woodhouse & Willoughby “The competition for the proposed technical school at Bootle was decided some few months ago. The town council received twenty -two sets of plans and designs for the buildings,...

01 January 2014

1898 – Technical School & Library, Colne, Lancashire

Architect: Woodhouse and Willoughby “This design was chosen last December, in an “open” competition, for the first place by Mr. S. W. Beaumont, F.E.I. B..\., Manchester, the assessor appointed by the corporation. The...

25 June 2009

1898 – Third Premiated Design for Taunton Town Hall, Somerset

Architect: Henry T. Hare Third premiated design in architectural competition. “We complete the series of illustrations to-day of the first, second, and third premiated designs for this building by giving a view, elevation,...

14 July 2009

1898 – Unbuilt Design for Leeds Meat Market & Abbatoirs, Yorkshire

Architect: Percy Robinson “This design, by Mr. Percy Robinson, Albion-street, Leeds, was awarded the second premium of £50 in the recent competition. The main building, shown in the illustration, abuts upon York-street, and...

26 June 2009

1898 – Unbuilt Design for Southern Hospital, Carshalton, Surrey

Architect: Newman & Newman Third premiated design in competition to design new hospital. “To-day we illustrate the third premiated plan for this great hospital. Messrs. Newman and Newman are the authors of this...

26 March 2014

1898 – Second Premiated Design for Taunton Town Hall, Somerset

Architect: J.M. Brydon Second premiated design in architectural competition. “Today we publish some drawings of Mr. J.M. Brydon’s design, to which the second place was accorded, and, as might be anticipated, the scheme...

12 November 2012

1899 – Design for Union Church, Queen Square, Brighton, Sussex

Architect: John W. Simpson Unbuilt design for Union Congregational Church. Their existing Gothic church, built in 1854 by James & Brown, was extended by Paulton in 1867. After merging congregations in 1897, it...

29 March 2014

1899 – Dominions House, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Architect: Arthur Blomfield Jackson Originally built for the Star Life Assurance Building to designs by Arthur Blomfield Jackson, who also designed their Dublin offices. The building was never completed as designed, the top...

13 May 2011

1899 – Premiated Design for Concert Hall, Ramsgate, Kent

Architect: Ardron, Dawson & Howell “These designs were placed first by a professional assessor in a recent open competition promoted by the corporation. The carrying out of the work is being delayed pending...