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Albert Dock, Liverpool: the Dock Traffic Office

RIBA Ref No RIBA117020
Architect/DesignerHartley, Jesse (1780-1860)
Hardwick, Philip (1792-1870)
Artist/PhotographerCharles, Martin (1940-2012)
CountryUK: England
CityLiverpool
Subject Date1849
Image Date1983
ViewExterior
StyleNeoclassical
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceMC C 130783
OrientationPortrait
Colour InfoBlack and white
CreditMartin Charles / RIBA Collections
SubjectColumns ; Pediments ; Dereliction ; Cast iron ; Docks ; Porticos ; Cranes
NOTES: The Tuscan style columns on the portico are made from cast iron, each column cast in two sections over 17 ft (5.2 metres) high, with the architrave a single casting. The Dock Traffic Office was designed by Philip Hardwick in 1848. Another storey was added in 1849 by Hartley. See RIBA117041 for a colour version of this image.
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