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The Monument, junction of Monument Street and Fish Street Hill, City of London

RIBA Ref No RIBA2986-31
Architect/DesignerHooke, Robert (1635-1703)
Wren, Sir Christopher (1632-1723)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1677
Image Date1955
ViewExterior
StyleClassical Revival
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceESB1704
OrientationPortrait
Colour InfoBlack and white
CreditEdwin Smith / RIBA Collections
SubjectMonuments ; Columns
NOTES: The Monument, a colossal Doric column, was built to commemorate the Great Fire of London which began in a baker's house in Pudding Lane on Sunday 2nd September 1666. The great conflagration was finally extinguished on Wednesday 5th September, after destroying the greater part of the City.
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