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Buildings

08 June 2009

1910 – Church of St. Ninian, Douglas, Isle of Man

Architect: W.D. Caroe

08 June 2009

1891 – St. Stephens Vicarage, Guernsey

Architect: John E. Trollope

08 June 2009

1873 – Unbuilt Design for St. Aubin’s Church, Jersey

Architect: J.E.K. Cutts Published in The Building News, August 1st 1873. “The erection of this church (from the designs of Mr. J. Edward K. Cutts, architect, Hammersmith, W.) was to have been commenced...

08 June 2009

1906 – Design for a new villa near Shanghai, China

As published in The Building News, December 14th 1906, a new vlla near Shanghai for A. Dabelestein, and designed by Smedley Denham & Rose (Shanghai).

08 June 2009

Pugin, Augustus Welby Northmore (1812-52)

Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin was an English architect, designer, and theorist of design, now best remembered for his work on churches and on the Houses of Parliament. was the son of a French...

06 June 2009

Smyth, Edward (1743-1823)

Edward Smyth was Irish – born in County Meath. He was apprenticed to the sculptor Simon Vierpyl and subsequently by Hugh Darley the builder. Darley recommended him to James Gandon who canceled work...

06 June 2009

Peter Rice (1935-1992)

Born in Dundalk Co. Louth, Peter Rice spent most of his childhood between the town of Dundalk, and the villages of Gyles Quay and Inniskeen. He was educated at the local CBS before...

06 June 2009

Architecture of Cienfuegos, Cuba

In 2005, UNESCO inscribed the Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos on the World Heritage List, citing Cienfuegos as the best extant example of the 19th-century early Spanish Enlightenment implementation in urban planning. The...

06 June 2009

1906 – Design for New Law Courts, Durban, South Africa

Architect: Reginald G. Kirkby

06 June 2009

1906 – Design for Bank Premises, The Hague

Architect: T.G. Davidson Published in The Building News, May 11, 1906, and designed by T.G. Davidson.