Designs for St George's Hall and the Assize Courts, Lime Street, Liverpool: detail of pediment soffit stonework on the south portico of St George's Hall

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RIBApix ref no RIBA30583
Architect/DesignerElmes, Harvey Lonsdale (1814-1847)
CountryUK: England
CityLiverpool
Subject Date1854
Image Date1850
ViewPlan
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB335/2(28)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The design of this building was won in open competition by Harvey Lonsdale Elmes in 1839. Construction began in 1841 and after Elmes's death in 1847 work was continued by the Corporation Surveyor, John Weightman, until C. R. Cockerell took over as architect in 1851.

Subject tags

concert halls, porticos, decorative stonework, law courts, pediments