Sheerness Naval Dockyard, Kent: the Quadrangle and warehouses from the dockside

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RIBApix ref no RIBA5084
Architect/DesignerHoll, Edward (d. 1824)
Rennie, John (1761-1821)
Rennie, Sir John (1794-1874)
Taylor, George Ledwell (1788-1873)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryUK: England
CitySheerness
Subject Date1823
Image Date1956
ViewExterior
StyleGeorgian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceEDMN547
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Eric de Mare / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: John Rennie was the engineer who surveyed and designed the new Dockyard for Sheerness, which was completed by his son after his death. Edward Holl, civil architect to Admiralty, and his successor George Ledwell Taylor, are thought to be responsible for the designs of the main brick buildings.

Subject tags

industrial buildings, dockyards, warehouses, clock towers