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42-45 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, London: the west side of the square

RIBApix ref no RIBA26519
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1783
Image Date1970
ViewExterior
StyleGeorgian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/LON/399 (ES3935.3)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Bedford Square, built between 1775 and 1783, was the first square to have been planned on the London estate of the fifth Duke of Bedford and is the last complete Georgian Square in Bloomsbury.

Subject tags

housing, town planning, squares, town houses, lamp standards