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Building London 1-50 index

[1] Visit to Swelltor granite quarry in Devon – abandoned corbels for 1901 London bridge widening[2] Visit to Foggintor granite quarry in Devon – used for Nelson’s Column and more[3] Devon granite from 1830s London Bridge at Pickets Lock Sports/Leisure Centre[4] Visit to Lamorna quarries and port – granite used in County Hall and The […]

Building London hits 50 posts!

Well! There’s a thing! 50 posts on the Building London Blog in the past year or so!! Not something I originally expected thinking back to the spring of last year! So, very pleased! The original plan, aim, for this project was to produce a book, guidebook, to the materials, to their sites and buildings in […]

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