british empire cathedrals

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british empire cathedrals

Postby Paul Clerkin » Tue Jun 01, 2010 2:10 pm

Going through old architecture illustrations, it's striking how British architects were hired to design Anglican cathedrals in the far-flung cities of the empire.... simply transplanted designs in the main...

1880 – Cathedral Church of Resurrection, Lahore, Pakistan
Architect: John Oldrid Scott
http://two.archiseek.com/2009/1880-cathedral-lahore-india/

1880 – St. Paul’s Cathedral, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Architect: William Butterfield
http://two.archiseek.com/2009/1880-st-pauls-cathedral-melbourne-victoria-australia/

1886 – Rangoon Cathedral, Burma
Architect: Robert Fellowes Chisholm
http://two.archiseek.com/2010/1886-rangoon-cathedral-burma/

1887 – All Saints Church, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Architect: Sir William Emerson
http://two.archiseek.com/2010/1887-all-saints-church-allahabad-uttar-pradesh-india/
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