Royal Liver Building, Pier Head, Liverpool

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RIBApix ref no RIBA3453-59
Architect/DesignerThomas, Walter Aubrey (1859-1934)
Artist/PhotographerLow, Joe (1954-)
CountryUK: England
CityLiverpool
Subject Date1911
Image Date1992
ViewExterior
StyleEdwardian
MediumTransparency
Library ReferenceJL136
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Designed in Edwardian Baroque style as the headquarters of the Royal Liver Assurance group and built in 1908-1911, this was the first reinforced concrete building to be built in the UK.

Subject tags

office buildings, skyscrapers, concrete, towers