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14 October 2009

1872 – South Kensington Museum, London

Architect: Captain Francis Fowke The original facade of what was to become the Victoria and Albert Museum. Now part of the quadrangle behind Aston Webb’s new building completed in 1909. Fowke’s building was...

14 October 2009

1870 – Kenwood Tower, Highgate, London

Architect: Salomons & Jones “Kenwood Tower now being erected for Mr Brooke will have the external walls with Loughborough red bricks and rubbed red brick quoins, all the dressings of the and other...

14 October 2009

1870 – Liverpool & London Insurance Offices, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Architect: W. Bruce Gingell From The Builder, June 4, 1870: THE elaborately ornamented building of which we publish a view in our present issue has been erected in Corn street Bristol as the...

14 October 2009

1870 – State Capitol, Albany, New York

Architect: Fuller & Laver From The Builder, May 28, 1870: STATE houses or capitals are rising in various parts of the United States and we have already given views of more than one....

14 October 2009

1870 – Business Premises, The Poultry, London

Architect: R.H. Moore From The Builder, May 21, 1870: The material of front and back is white Suffolk brick; the principal cornices string course, window heads, carved caps, and carved work generally are...

14 October 2009

1870 – Carlisle Memorial Column, Castle Howard

Architect: F.P. Cockerell From The Builder, April 30, 1870: The column of which an illustration is has been erected by public subscription aa memorial of the late Earl of Carlisle who through a...

14 October 2009

1870 – Great Hall, Alleyn’s College, Dulwich, London

Architect: Charles Barry From The Builder, April 16, 1870: This handsome apartment forms the central feature of the block of buildings just completed as the new College at Dulwich of which a general...

14 October 2009

1870 – Manchester Reform Club, Lancashire

Architect: Salomons & Jones From The Builder: “We give a view of the Club building now in course of erection in Manchester. The basement is to be let as stores, the ground floor...

14 October 2009

1870 – Laboratory, Eton College, Berkshire

Architect: William Wilkinson From The Builder, February 26, 1870: This is a building necessitated by the increased importance wisely given to science at Eton since the appointment of Dr. Hornby to the headmastership...