Basic Site Details

Name: Taunton Town Hall
Town, district or village: Taunton
City or county: Devon
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Competition assessed by Mountford. 13 entrants in total. Won by Samson & Cottam of Taunton.


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11898 Competition held 


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 2Henry Thomas HareArchitect 1898 Competition design - placed third
Item 2 of 2John McKean BrydonArchitect 1898 Competition design - placed second


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1BuilderEarly 1898LXXIV pp470 & 494