St George's Hall, Lime Street, Liverpool

RIBApix ref no RIBA135250
Architect/DesignerCockerell, Charles Robert (1788-1863)
Elmes, Harvey Lonsdale (1814-1847)
Artist/PhotographerDavis, Bill
CountryUK: England
CityLiverpool
Subject Date1854
Image Date2018
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceDavis DSC_1164
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Bill Davis / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The design for St George's Hall was won in open competition by Harvey Lonsdale Elmes in 1839. Construction began in 1841 and after Elmes's death in 1847 work was continued by the Corporation Surveyor, John Weightman, until C. R. Cockerell took over as architect in 1851.

Subject tags

columns, concert halls