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Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool: close-up of the structure from the podium

RIBA Ref No RIBA54639
Architect/DesignerFrederick Gibberd & Partners
Artist/PhotographerJarvis, Colin
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1967
Image Date2010
StyleModern Movement
MediumDigital image
Library Reference02/03/2010
Colour InfoBlack and white
CreditColin Jarvis / RIBA Collections
SubjectCathedrals ; Concrete ; Buttresses
NOTES: This building comprises three independent types of structure: an in-situ reinforced concrete frame which holds together the main body of the cathedral; the sixteen load-bearing brick or concrete perimeter buildings, and the flat slab of the outdoor podium supported by concrete columns of load-bearing brick walls.

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