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15 November 2013

1919 – Proposal for Arch of Remembrance, Acton, London

Architect: Maurice B. Adams From The Building News, May 14 1919: “An ‘arch of remembrance’ has been unanimously decided on for erection at Acton by the War Memorial Sites Committee, who adopted the...

11 November 2013

1845 – Board of Trade, Treasury Buildings, Whitehall, London

Architect: Charles Barry In 1824 plans by Sir John Soane were approved for a new building, to accommodate the Board of Trade and the Privy Council Office, with a frontage to Whitehall extending...

07 November 2013

2013 – Student Centre, London School of Economics

Architect: O’Donnell + Tuomey Architects The Saw Swee Hock Student Centre consolidates all of the university’s student facilities under one roof at the LSE’s historic Aldwych campus. The seven-storey-high building has an irregular...

28 October 2013

1844 – Royal Exchange, London

Architect: William Tite & Edward I’Anson The Royal Exchange in London was founded in the 16th century by the merchant Thomas Gresham to act as a centre of commerce for the City of...

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...