Basic Site Details

Name: RMS Franconia, ship interior
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Notes: The ship was sunk by German submarine in 1916


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 119101911Build/constructionShip launched July 1910. Maiden voyage February 1911


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 3John MurrayArchitectA19101911as assistant to Willink & Thicknesse
Item 2 of 3Philip Coldwell ThicknesseArchitectA19101911 
Item 3 of 3Willink & ThicknesseArchitectural practiceA19101911 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Cunard Steamship Company Ltd 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Architectural ReviewJanuary 1912vol 31 pp20-23
Item 2 of 2The Times23 February 1911  p6 - "New Cunard Liner."

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 John Murray: L v10 no587 (microfilm reel 32)