Civic Centre, Portsmouth: the new Civic Square (Guildhall Square) in ceremonial use with the old Guildhall in the background

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RIBApix ref no RIBA78257
Architect/DesignerHill, William (1827 or 8-1889)
Teggin & Taylor
Webber, Ernest Berry (1896-1963)
Artist/PhotographerReid, Jo
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1976
Image Date1976
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceAP314/17
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built by William Hill of Leeds in 1886-1890, the old Guildhall was badly damaged by bombing in World War II. It was reconstructed by Berry Webber between 1952-1959.

Subject tags

People, civic centres, ceremonies