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09 February 2011

1873 – Midland Grand Hotel, St Pancras, London

Architect: George Gilbert Scott In May 1865, while the adjacent station was still being constructed, the Midland Railway Company launched a competition for the design of a 150 bed hotel, with eleven architects...

29 June 2010

1873 – Alexandra Palace, London

Architect: John Johnson & Alfred Meeson Built as “The People’s Palace” in 1873, Alexandra Palace provided the Victorians with a great environment and recreation centre, but just sixteen days after its opening, the...

03 May 2010

1873 – Bowringsleigh, West Alvington, Devon

Architect: Richard Coad 15th Century Country house. heavily remodelled with considerable internal refitting throughout the 17c and with further alterations and additions of the later 19c.Originally the home of the Bowering family, later...

22 April 2010

1873 – Hotel Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architects: Walter Chesterton / Samuel Hooper Small hotel building on Main Street, where there was once many due to the railway station. Although ruined at ground level, the upper floors still have a...

01 February 2010

1873 – Wholesale & Fish Markets, Manchester, Lancashire

Architect: Speakman, Son and Hickson / Mangnall & Littlewood Manchester Corporation decided in the early 1870s to replace the city’s main fish market in Strangeways with a new one located near Shudehill, close...

06 January 2010

1873 – No.63 Clanbrassil Street, Dundalk, Co. Louth

Building with skillfully designed and executed details on a rendered facade.

16 December 2009

1873 – Old Post Office, Quebec City, Quebec

Architect: Pierre Gauvreau Quebec’s central postal office building, dated 1873 and designed by architect Pierre Gauvreau. In 1913, a false frontage with columns and a cupola were added on the side facing the...

11 December 2009

1873 – St Andrews Manse, Toronto, Ontario

A fine house next to St Andrews Presbyterian Church in a colonial style with a nice steep mansard roof, detailed dormer windows and rooftop decorative railing. Like many building across Eastern Canada, there...

05 November 2009

1873 – Grand Hotel, Fermoy, Co. Cork

Architect: Richard Brash