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Architecture of Liverpool

13 July 2009

1870 – Workshops for The Outdoor Blind, Liverpool, Lancashire

Architect: George T. Redmayne From The Building News, November 28, 1873: “Last week we gave an elevation of these workshops. To explain its title and render more apparent the fitness of the building...

13 July 2009

1873 – Queens Road Schools, Liverpool, Lancashire

Architect: T. Cooke & J.E. Reeve From The Building News, November 14 1873: “We give this week illustrations of these schools, which are in course of erection from the designs of Messrs. Cook...

13 July 2009

1872 – Liverpool United Gaslight Company, Lancashire

Architect: Littler & Lucy

06 July 2009

1886 – House at Sefton Park, Liverpool, Lancashire

Architect: J.N. Crofts

10 June 2009

1967 – Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral

Architects: Frederick Gibberd In 1930 Sir Edwin Lutyens (1869-1944) was commissioned to provide a design which would be an appropriate response to the Giles Gilbert Scott designed Neo-gothic Anglican cathedral then emerging at...

10 June 2009

1925 – Empire Theatre, Liverpool

Architects: W. & T. R. Milburn

10 June 2009

1924 – Anglican Cathedral, Liverpool

Architect: Giles Gilbert Scott In 1902 an open design competition to design a cathedral attracted over 100 entries including designs from noted architects such as Charles Rennie Mackintosh. In 1903 the assessors selected...

10 June 2009

1907 – Port of Liverpool Building

Architects: Hobbs & Thornely / Briggs & Wolstenholme On the exterior of this imposing Portland Stone building is a large drum and dome. Inside an octagonal hall rises to the dome, with galleries...

10 June 2009

1911 – Royal Liver Building, Liverpool

Architects: Walter Aubrey Thomas The Royal Liver Building is one of the city of Liverpool’s most recognisable landmarks. It stands 90 metres high and has 13 floors. It is one of the earliest...

10 June 2009

1892 – Victoria Building, University of Liverpool, Liverpool

Architects: Alfred Waterhouse