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Designs for the clock tower, Houses of Parliament, Palace of Westminster, London: elevations of (i) with no turret above clock face but pinnacle at each angle showing each storey in detail and plan of clock room, and (ii) with turret above clock face and showing only clock face and turret in detail

RIBApix ref no RIBA98120
Architect/DesignerBarry, Sir Charles (1795-1860)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1858
Image Date1840
ViewExterior
ViewPlan
StyleGothic Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSA35/8
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: These drawings are developments of Barry's original 1836 competition design and show the design almost as executed. It is not known what happened to the drawings with which Barry won the competition.

Subject tags

parliament buildings, decorative stonework, clock towers