Christ Church, Oxford: view of Tom Tower seen from the churchyard of St Aldates Church, with part of Pembroke College seen to the right

RIBApix ref no RIBA36788
Architect/DesignerWren, Sir Christopher (1632-1723)
CountryUK: England
CityOxford
Subject Date1800
Image Date1800
ViewTopographical
MediumPrint
Library ReferencePB384/40
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The lower part of Tom Tower is Tudor, built during the time of Cardinal Thomas Wolsey who founded the college in 1525. The upper part of the tower was added in the Gothic Revival style by Christopher Wren in 1681-1682.

Subject tags

University buildings, cemeteries, towers, belfries, bell towers, churches