Derwent College, University of York: a covered walkway over the lake

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RIBApix ref no RIBA38762
Architect/DesignerRobert Matthew Johnson-Marshall & Partners
Artist/PhotographerGibson, Keith
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1965
Image Date1975
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceAP Box 102 E1 Working Details
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The University of York was founded in 1963 and work on its campus facilities in the grounds of Heslington Hall was begun in 1964. The first two colleges, Langwith and Derwent, accepted residential students for the autumn term of 1965. The original buildings were designed by Sir Andrew Derbyshire of Robert Matthew Johnson-Marshall & Partners, and assembled using the CLASP system of prefabricated construction.

Subject tags

University buildings, concrete, student hostels, canopies, lakes