Window fitters working on a warehouse along the Coventry Canal in the Coventry basin, Warwickshire

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RIBApix ref no RIBA50787
Architect/DesignerBrindley, James (1716-1772)
Simcock, Samuel (fl. 1766-1792)
Artist/PhotographerDe Wolfe, Ivy
CountryUK: England
CityCoventry
Subject Date1770
Image Date1967
ViewExterior
StyleGeorgian
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference33757/14 (photos Ivy de Wolfe 19/67)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Coventry Canal connects the Coventry basin with Fradley Junction where it meets the Trent & Mersey Canal. Engineered by James Brindley and completed after his death by his assistant, Samuel Simmock, work on the canal began in the Coventry basin in 1768 and was completed at the Oxford end in 1790.

Subject tags

reflections, warehouses, canals