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Greenwich Revealed

An investigation into some early 18th century line drawings of Greenwich

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This edition was published in by Blackheath Society in Greenwich, London.

Written in English

40 pages

An interpretation and analysis of unique and very detailed streetscapes of Greenwich drawn c.1705 by an unknown draughtsman. The drawings record the fenestration, doors, chimneys, walls and railings of individual houses. The streetscapes may have been commissioned by Nicholas Hawksmoor, the great English architect while he was Clerk of the Works at Greenwich. The streetscapes are reproduced with supporting images including maps, reconstructions, modern photograph and detailed text.

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Greenwich Revealed: An investigation into some early 18th century line drawings of Greenwich
2013, Blackheath Society
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Greenwich Revealed

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An interpretation and analysis of unique and very detailed streetscapes of Greenwich drawn c.1705 by an unknown draughtsman. The drawings record the fenestration, doors, chimneys, walls and railings of individual houses. The streetscapes may have been commissioned by Nicholas Hawksmoor, the great English architect while he was Clerk of the Works at Greenwich. The streetscapes are reproduced with supporting images including maps, reconstructions, modern photograph and detailed text.

Greenwich Revealed

An investigation into some early 18th century line drawings of Greenwich

This edition was published in by Blackheath Society in Greenwich, London.


Table of Contents

P3 Foreword
P5 Acknowledgements
P7 Introduction
P18 Charles Alister plan of Greenwich c.1700
P19 East Greenwich Riverfront - reconstruction
P20-21 East Greenwich: Riverfront - Ballast Quay and Highbridge
P22 East Greenwich: Riverfront - Crane Street
P23 West Greenwich: Riverfront - Tavern Row and Fishers' Lane
P24 West Greenwich: Riverfront - Garden Stairs and Brewhouse Lane
P25 West Greenwich Riverfront - Reconstruction
P26-28 West Greenwich: Stockwell Street and Greenwich Church Street
P29-32 West Greenwich - Crooms Hill
P33 East Greenwich: East lane and Park Vista
P34 East Greenwich: Back lane East and Going to the Crane
P35 East Greenwich: Back Lane and Park Vista
P36 West Greenwich: Back Lane West
P37 West Greenwich: Turnpin Lane to Stocks Lane
P38 Picture Credits and Principal Sources

Contributors

Designer
Peter Kent
Designer
Dick Steel

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25435260M
ISBN 13
9780956532732

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