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Railway station architecture

David Lloyd

Railway station architecture

by David Lloyd

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Published by Davidand Charles in Newton Abbot .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby David Lloyd and Donald William Insall.
ContributionsInsall, Donald W.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16843380M

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Jun 20,  · Text description provided by the architects. The project aims to rehabilitate the Old Railway Station to accommodate a recreational and leisure programme intended primarily for . The Dunedin Railway Station is one of the city’s most prominent architectural landmarks, taking pride of place in the central city. Dating back to , this magnificent Flemish Renaissance-style edifice features white Oamaru limestone facings on black basalt rock, giving it a dramatic air and it’s characteristic ‘Gingerbread House’ appearance.

George Meason wrote guides to railway lines in the midth century, for example The Illustrated Guide to the South Eastern Railway (), which was published in facsimile (), and The Official Illustrated Guide to the Great Western Railway (). These contain hundreds of engravings, mainly of places along the line, but including railway. Profusely illustrated book chronicles the evolution of the architecture of the railroad station in both Europe and America from the s to the s. "Carefully documented by all the apparatus of exacting scholarship, and even better by a fascinating collection of more than .


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