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Quadrangle, Sheerness Naval Dockyard, Kent, seen from the dockside

RIBApix ref no RIBA17284
Architect/DesignerHoll, Edward (d. 1824)
Rennie, John (1761-1821)
Rennie, Sir John (1794-1874)
Taylor, George Ledwell (1788-1873)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1829
Image Date1956
Library ReferenceAP Archive
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: John Rennie was the engineer who surveyed and designed the new Dockyard for Sheerness, which was completed by his son after his death. Edward Holl, civil architect to Admiralty, and his successor George Ledwell Taylor, are thought to be responsible for the designs of the main brick buildings.

Subject tags

brickwork, dockyards, clock towers, ships