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29 August 2013

1858 – Royal Victoria Patriotic Building, Wandsworth, London

Architect: Major Rhode Hawkins Funded by Prince Albert’s Royal Patriotic Fund, the building was intended for the ‘Education and Training of three hundred Orphan Daughters of Soldiers, Seamen and Marines who perished in...

29 August 2013

1828 – University Club House, Pall Mall, London

Architect: William Wilkins The University Club House, were at 1, Suffolk Street, London, at a corner with Pall Mall near the north-west corner of Trafalgar Square. Designed by the neo-classical architect William Wilkins...

30 July 2013

1919 – Imperial Museum and Monument of Records of the Great War, London

Architect: B. Neville-Smith “The design here shown from the drawings shown at the Royal Academy Exhibition provides for a museum to contain permanent and complete record of the war, together with a memorial...

30 July 2013

1919 – Proposal for Civic Centre with Campanile, Stepney, London

Architect: Thomas H. Mawson & Sons Unbuilt proposal for a four block civic centre with a tall campanile as part of a wholesale redevelopment of the urban fabric of Stepney. Published in The...

25 July 2013

1920 – Storage Building, West India Docks, London

Architect: Sir Thomas Edwin Cooper Published in The Building News, July 30 1920: “Tho simple treatment of this utilitarian building is unmistakably appropriate. The elevations avoid needless elaboration, and are marked b.y arcliitec-tural...

25 July 2013

1873 – St. John Evangelist Schools, Holborn, London

Architect: F.W. Tasker & Keith D. Young Published in The Building News, December 12 1873: “The schools of which we give illustration and plan consist of infants’, girls’, and boys’, with accommodation in...

23 July 2013

1919 – Proposed Remodeling of Paddington Station, London

Architect: Philip Tilden Un-constructed design for the remodeling of Paddington Station in London. Published in The Building News, June 11 1919. Tildens’ best known works, apart from an unexecuted design for a tower...

17 July 2013

1874 – St. Peter’s Church, Eaton Square, London

Architect: Arthur W. Blomfield St. Peter’s was designed in a classical style by the architect Henry Hakewill, completed by 1827, and featured a six-columned Ionic portico and a clock tower. In 1874, the...

16 July 2013

1920 – Monument Telephone Exchange, Tower St., London

Architect: Edward Cropper Still in use today, and externally largely as illustrated. From The Building News, September 17 1920: “Declarations were made for the erection of this building in 1914-15. but. owing to...