Block plan and survey drawings for the reconstruction of the Schunk Laboratory at Owens College (now Manchester University), Manchester: block plan

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RIBApix ref no RIBA92460
Architect/DesignerWaterhouse, Alfred (1830-1905)
Waterhouse, Paul (1861-1924)
CountryUK: England
CityManchester
Subject Date1904
Image Date1903
ViewPlan
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA1930/WATA[94](404)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Dr. Henry Edward Schunck [Schunk], a noted chemist, built himself a private laboratory in the grounds of his home in Kersal (Salford). At his death in 1903 he bequeathed over £20,000 and his entire laboratory and its contents to the University. The laboratory was carefully demolished and reconstructed on the University site.

Subject tags

University buildings