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24 August 2009

1881 – Cricket Pavilion for Oxford University, Oxfordshire

Architect: T.G. Jackson “The new pavilion for the use of the Oxford University Cricket Club is built in the Parks, where a new cricket-ground has been lately formed. The building is designed by...

24 August 2009

1880 – Proposed New Catholic Cathedral, Hong Kong, China

Architect: J. Chawley

24 August 2009

1881 – Post & Telegraph Offices, Madras, India

Architect: Robert Fellowes Chisholm “The new combined post and telegraph office, Madras, covers a considerable area of ground. It is 352ft long, and l62ft. broad, open on the east, south, and north sides....

24 August 2009

1881 – The Daybrook Brewery, Nottingham

Architect: Herbert Walker “The brewery of which we give an illustration this week is now being built for John Robinson, Esq., at Day brook, a suburb of Nottingham, from the designs of Mr....

24 August 2009

1881 – University College, London

Architect: Perry & Reed To-day we illustrate a design prepared by Messrs. Perry and Reed, showing how the college buildings may be completed and enlarged. If carried out the effect would be to...

24 August 2009

Devey, George (1820-86)

George Devey (1820-1886) was a British architect, born in London, the second son of Frederick and Ann Devey. Devey was educated in London, after leaving school he initially studied art, with an ambition...

24 August 2009

1861 – Coome Warren, Wimbledon, London

Architect: George Devey “This house, of which we give a view to-day of the entrance-front, is the property of Mr. B.W. Currie, and it is picturesquely situated near the road from Wimbledon to...

24 August 2009

1881 – Design for Church of St. Matthias, Brixton, London

Architect: Harnor & Waters “The design which is now illustrated differs materially from the one submitted in competition, both with regard to the plan and also as regards cost. The walls of the...

24 August 2009

1873 – Cadbury House, Somerset

Architect: Sir Thomas Drew Now a hotel with a large modern wing attached, this, the garden front, is still largely unaltered. Designed by Irish architect Thomas Drew. “This house, the residence of the...