Basic Site Details

Name: Westminster Abbey, monuments
City or county: London
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Monuments to
Lt Col. Roger Townsend (d.1759)
James Thomson (d.1748, erected 1762)
Mary Hope (d.1767)
Elizabeth, Duchess of Northumberland (d.1776)
Major John André (d.1780)

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11750s1780sBuild/construction 


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 3James AdamArchitectA1750s1780s 
Item 2 of 3R & J AdamArchitectural practiceA1750s1780s 
Item 3 of 3Robert AdamArchitectA1750s1780s 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition