Designs for Hungerford Market, Charing Cross, London: plan and view of of the metal roof in the centre of the fish market

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RIBApix ref no RIBA66911
Architect/DesignerFowler, Charles (1792-1867)
Artist/PhotographerFowler, Charles (1792-1867)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1835
Image Date1835
ViewInterior
StyleItalianate
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC75/1(12)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Fowler added this free-standing structure for the lower south court to provide shade while allowing ventilation and access to the side colonnades.

Subject tags

roofs, cast iron, markets, Feature: High Tech Precursors of High Tech