Basic Site Details

Name: Hamilton Square
Town, district or village: Birkenhead
City or county: Cheshire
Country: England
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21824 Build/constructionNorth and east sides begun.
Item 2 of 218391844CompletionSouth and west sides not built until this date.

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 1James Gillespie GrahamArchitectA1824 Begun as part of a development on the lines of that at the Moray Estate.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Laird, William 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3APSD The Dictionary of Architectureed Wyatt PapworthThe Architectural Publication Society (8v 1852-1892) 
Item 2 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 3 of 3Mortimer, W1847Hundred of Wirral  p327