Herschel Building (Physics Building), King's College, University of Durham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: the staff lounge on two floors at roof level of the teaching block

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RIBApix ref no RIBA61818
Architect/DesignerSpence, Sir Basil (1907-1976)
Artist/PhotographerSnoek, Henk (1915-1980)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1962
Image Date1962
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceS62 1029
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Henk Snoek / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: King's College was created in 1937 by the amalgamation of Durham University's Armstrong College and the College of Medicine in Newcastle on the formal federalisation of Durham University. This building was commissioned in 1956 by the University of Durham. King's College became the independent University of Newcastle in 1963.

Subject tags

University buildings, balconies, concrete, spiral stairs