Basic Site Details

Name: Royal College of Science
Town, district or village: South Kensington
City or county: London
Country: England
Status: Demolished
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Notes: Original buildings mostly demolished in the 1950s and replaced with new blocks.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Imperial College of Science & Technology  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Imperial Institute RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119001906  


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 3Aston WebbArchitectA19001906 
Item 2 of 3John JerdanArchitectA1900Before 1903As assistant to Aston Webb
Item 3 of 3Leslie DowieArchitectA19001906As senior assistant to Aston Webb


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Cherry, B and Pevsner, N1999London 3: North West (The Buildings of England) London: Penguin Booksp491

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Leslie Dowie: L v4 no243 (microfilm reel 30); John Jerdan: L v19 no 1370