West Norwood Cemetery, London: the pink and white marble mausoleum of George Dodd

RIBApix ref no RIBA10565
Architect/DesignerAllom, Thomas (1804-1872)
Tite, Sir William (1798-1873)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1865
Image Date1968
ViewExterior
StyleGothic Revival
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceEDMN1207
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Eric de Mare / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Originally known as the South Metropolitan Cemetery, this 40-acre cemetery was consecrated in 1837. William Tite, who was the architect for the development company, was responsible for the landscaping and the design of some of the monuments. This mausoleum was designed by Thomas Allom in 1865.

Subject tags

cemeteries, marble, mausoleums