Basic Site Details

Name: South Kensington Museum
Town, district or village: South Kensington
City or county: London
Country: England
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Victoria and Albert MuseumYes 

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell RoadYes 

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21891  Competition held
Item 2 of 218991909Construction 

People

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 9(Sir) Aston Webb & E Ingress BellArchitectural practiceABefore 18911909Won competition to secure job
Item 2 of 9Alexander Nisbet PatersonArchitectABefore 1891 As assistant to Sir Aston Webb on competition design
Item 3 of 9Aston WebbArchitectABefore 18911909Won competition to secure job
Item 4 of 9Edward Ingress BellArchitectABefore 18911909Won competition to secure job
Item 5 of 9Walter Crum WatsonArchitectA18971899As assistant to Sir Aston Webb
Item 6 of 9John JerdanArchitectAAfter 1898Before 1903As assistant to Sir Aston Webb
Item 7 of 9John Forsyth McIlwraithArchitectA19021904As assistant to Sir Aston Webb
Item 8 of 9Thomas Stewart PurdieArchitectA19031909As assistant to Sir Aston Webb
Item 9 of 9Charles Turnbull EwingArchitectA19061909As draughtsman to Sir Aston Webb

Related Buildings, Structures and Designs

Child Structures

This structure or site has the following component or child structures (click on an item to view details):
 Building NameNotes
Item 1 of 1South Kensington Museum, Lime Street chimneypieces 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Cherry, B and Pevsner, N1999London 3: North West (The Buildings of England) London: Penguin Bookspp495-9

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 Charles Turnbull Ewing: L v2 no116 (microfilm reel 29); John Jerdan: L v19 no 1370; John Forsyth McIlwraith: L v22 no 1796; Thomas Stewart Purdie: L v25 no2068; Walter Crum Watson: L v21 no1661