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© Mr Brian Lomas

IoE Number: 387871
Location: TOWN HALL, ALBERT SQUARE (east side)
  MANCHESTER, MANCHESTER, GREATER MANCHESTER
Photographer: Mr Brian Lomas
Date Photographed: 02 January 2007
Date listed: 25 February 1952
Date of last amendment: 25 February 1952
Grade I

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MANCHESTER SJ8398SE ALBERT SQUARE 698-1/27/10 (East side) 25/02/52 Town Hall GV I Town Hall. 1868-77, by Alfred Waterhouse. Sandstone ashlar facing to brick carcass, slate roofs. Triangular island site, with 3 main ranges enclosing a triangular courtyard mostly filled by a rectangular Great Hall. Gothic style. Three storeys and attics. Building of major importance. Contains mural paintings by Ford Madox Brown, and statuary by W.Theed jun. (B of E Lancashire: Pevsner: P280-1; Guide Across Manchester: Civic Trust: P 43-7).

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