North Quad, All Souls, Oxford: Codrington Library and sundial seen from the narrow passageway from South Quad

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RIBApix ref no RIBA48058
Architect/DesignerHawksmoor, Nicholas (1661-1736)
Artist/PhotographerToomey, Bill (1922-)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1750
Image Date1957
StyleGothic Revival
Library ReferenceAP Box 209 Oxford/Colleges
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The sundial was made for the Front Quad in 1658 and its design is attributed to Sir Christopher Wren who was Bursar that year. It was moved from between the south-facing pinnacles of the chapel to its present location in the nineteenth century.

Subject tags

University buildings, arches, libraries, courtyards, sundials