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North Side of Christ Church

North Side of Christ Church

Artist: [Horne, James]

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1738

Shelfmark: Ktop XXVII

Item number: 50-d

Length: 34

Width: 48

Scale: Centimetres

Genre: Topographical Drawing

Architectural drawing showing the elevation of the north side of Christ Church in Great Surrey Street (later known as Blackfriars Road) in Southwark. This church was established in 1671 on part of the Paris Garden Manor. However it was rebuilt in 1738-41, probably by James Horne. The materials used were brick, with stone quoins (dressed stones at the corners of buildings). It had long sides with two tiers of windows and a square west tower. The church was bombed in the Second World War and later rebuilt.

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