Basic Site Details

Name: Crimean Monument
Town, district or village: Sheffield
City or county: Yorkshire
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Competition won by Ed W Wyon of London; J Robinson, W G Smith and Driver & Webber also submitted unsuccessful entries.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1MONUMENT  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11858 Design exhibitedCompetition design


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 3David MacGibbonArchitect 1857 Competition design - unplaced
Item 2 of 3George GoldieArchitect 1857 Competition design - placed second
Item 3 of 3Samuel Joseph NichollArchitect 1857 Competition design - unplaced


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing 
Item 2 of 2RSA1858   746 (David MacGibbon)

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder1857XV pp554, 581 & 632
Item 2 of 2Builder1858XVI pp34 & 43