Old workshop for railway materials (Alte Fabrik fur Bahnmaterial), Voltastrasse, Berlin: the water tower with clock

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RIBApix ref no RIBA101699
Architect/DesignerBehrens, Peter (1868-1940)
Kraaz, Johann
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountryGermany
CityBerlin
Subject Date1908
Image Date1973
ViewExterior
StyleExpressionist
MediumPhotoprint
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The workshop was begun by Johann Kraaz in 1905 along the Voltastrasse in Berlin. Behrens was commissioned to add a second wing and the water tower with its clock in 1907.

Subject tags

water towers, clock towers, workshops