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John A. Cory architectural drawings

John A. Cory architectural drawings

Descriptive Summary

Title: John A. Cory architectural drawings
Creator: Cory, John A.
Inclusive Dates: 1850-1880
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 oversize_folders
Collection Number: ms4320
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

John A. Cory (1819-1887), of Carlisle, Cumberland (now Cumbria), England was an architect with offices in Carlisle and Durham. He built several churches in the north of England beginning in the 1840s. He was County Surveyor of Cumberland 1862-68 before entering into partnership with the architect C.J. Ferguson. Some of his church designs include; the Church of St. Peter in Ullswater, Church of the Holy Trinity in Cumbria, and St. Bridget, Bridekirk, Cumbria.

Source: accessed 2019 November 6.

Scope and Content

This collection contains five pages of architectural drawings of an unidentified stone church and accompanying school building.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John A. Cory architectural drawings, ms4320, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Architectural drawings (visual works)
Architecture -- Designs and plans.
Architecture -- England

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