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George Frederick Bodley (182721 October 1907) was an English architect working in the Gothic revival style. Year 1827 (MDCCCXXVII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... October 21 is the 294th day of the year (295th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 71 days remaining. ... 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Motto (French) God and my right Anthem God Save the King (Queen) England() – on the European continent() – in the United Kingdom() Capital (and largest city) London (de facto) Official languages English (de facto) Government Constitutional monarchy  -  Queen Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Tony Blair MP Unification  -  by Athelstan 967  Area... An architect at his drawing board, 1893 An architect is a person who is involved in the planning, designing and oversight of a buildings construction. ... Victoria Tower at the Palace of Westminster, London: Gothic details provided by A.W.N. Pugin The Gothic revival was a European architectural movement with origins in mid-18th century England. ...

Exterior of All Saints' church, Cambridge
and its richly decorated Arts and Crafts interior.

He was the youngest son of a physician in Brighton, England. His elder brother, the Rev. W. H. Bodley, became a well-known Roman Catholic preacher and a professor at St Mary’s College, New Oscott, Birmingham. Image File history File links Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (972 × 1296 pixel, file size: 243 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Exterior of All Saints church, Jesus Lane, Cambridge, England. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (972 × 1296 pixel, file size: 243 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Exterior of All Saints church, Jesus Lane, Cambridge, England. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 449 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (972 × 1298 pixel, file size: 326 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Interior of All Saints church, Jesus Lane, Cambridge, England. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 449 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (972 × 1298 pixel, file size: 326 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Interior of All Saints church, Jesus Lane, Cambridge, England. ... Artichoke wallpaper, by John Henry Dearle for William Morris & Co. ... Brighton is located on the south coast of England, and together with its immediate neighbour Hove forms the city of Brighton and Hove. ... Motto (French) God and my right Anthem God Save the King (Queen) England() – on the European continent() – in the United Kingdom() Capital (and largest city) London (de facto) Official languages English (de facto) Government Constitutional monarchy  -  Queen Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Tony Blair MP Unification  -  by Athelstan 967  Area... The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. ... St. ... New Oscott is an area of Birmingham, England. ... Birmingham (pron. ...


George Bodley was articled to the famous architect Sir George Gilbert Scott, under whose influence he became imbued with the spirit of the Gothic revival, and he gradually became known as the chief exponent of 14th century English Gothic, and the leading ecclesiastical architect in England. The chapel of St Johns College, Cambridge is characteristic of Scotts many church designs Sir George Gilbert Scott (July 13, 1811 – March 27, 1878) was an English architect of the Victorian Age, chiefly associated with the design, building and renovation of churches, cathedrals and workhouses. ... Victoria Tower at the Palace of Westminster, London: Gothic details provided by A.W.N. Pugin The Gothic revival was a European architectural movement with origins in mid-18th century England. ... Interior of Cologne Cathedral Gothic architecture is a style of architecture, particularly associated with cathedrals and other churches, which flourished in Europe during the high and late medieval period. ...


One of his first churches was St Michael and All Angels, Brighton (1855), and his principal buildings include Brighton is located on the south coast of England, and together with its immediate neighbour Hove forms the city of Brighton and Hove. ...

Offices of the London School Board by Bodley and Garner (1872-76; demolished 1929)

His secular work included the London School Board offices, the new buildings at Magdalen College, Oxford, and Hewell Grange (for Lord Windsor). Image File history File links Schoolboardoffices. ... Image File history File links Schoolboardoffices. ... The monogram of the School Board for London, which originally adorned all schools built by the board. ... Year 1872 (MDCCCLXXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... 1876 (MDCCCLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Selsley Church is the parish church for Selsley in Gloucestershire, UK. It has historical importance as much of its stained glass is by William Morris and his company Morris & Co. ... Geography Status City (1951) Region East of England Admin. ... Hackney Wick is an area in the London Borough of Hackney in East London. ... Eccleston, Chorley, Lancashire Eccleston is a village located in Chorley Borough, Lancashire. ... St. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The junction with Old Brompton Road and Pelham Street, outside South Kensington tube station. ... For village in southwest England, see Chapel Allerton, Somerset. ... Leeds is a major city in West Yorkshire, England. ... Brentford is a suburb in the London Borough of Hounslow at the confluence of the River Thames and the River Brent in South West London, situated approximately 8 miles (12. ... Full name The Queens College of Saint Margaret and Saint Bernard in the University of Cambridge Motto Floreat Domus May this House Flourish Named after - Previous names - Established 1448 Sister College(s) Pembroke College President Lord Eatwell Location Silver Street Undergraduates 490 Postgraduates 270 Homepage Boatclub The Gatehouse, as... Marlborough College is a British boarding school in the county of Wiltshire, founded in 1843 for the education of the sons of Church of England clergy, although it now accepts both boys and girls of all beliefs. ... Map sources for Burton-upon-Trent at grid reference SK2422 Burton upon Trent also known as Burton-on-Trent, or simply Burton, is a large town straddling the River Trent in the east of Staffordshire, England, which originally grew up around the monastery of St. ... The main Anglican church for Camden Town, it was designed in brick by Bodley and Garner (their first London church). ... Folkestone Harbour, picture taken from the golf court Folkestone (pronounced ) is a coastal resort town in the Shepway district of Kent, England. ... The monogram of the School Board for London, which originally adorned all schools built by the board. ... College name Magdalen College Collegium Beatae Mariae Magdalenae Named after Mary Magdalene Established 1458 Sister College Magdalene College President Professor David Clary FRS JCR President Jessica Jones Undergraduates 395 MCR President Kader Allouni Graduates 230 Homepage Boatclub Magdalen College (pronounced ) is one of the constituent colleges of the University of... Hewell Grange, 2005. ...


From 1872, he worked in a twenty year partnership with Thomas Garner. He also designed (with his pupil James Vaughan) the cathedral at Washington, D.C., and cathedrals at San Francisco and in Tasmania. Year 1872 (MDCCCLXXII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... Thomas Garner was a Victorian Arts and Crafts architect, usually mentioned in relation to his twenty year partnership with George Frederick Bodley. ... Washington National Cathedral has been the site of three presidential state funerals: for Dwight D. Eisenhower, Ronald W. Reagan, Gerald R. Ford and a presidential burial in the cathedral: Woodrow Wilson. ... Nickname: DC, The District Motto: Justitia Omnibus (Justice for All) Location of Washington, D.C., in relation to the states Maryland and Virginia Coordinates: Country United States Federal District District of Columbia Government  - Mayor Adrian M. Fenty (D)  - City Council Chairperson: Vincent C. Gray (D) Ward 1: Jim Graham (D... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... Capital Hobart Government Const. ...

The Lady Chapel of Liverpool Cathedral. Bodley was appointed to oversee the work of Giles Gilbert Scott during the early construction of the cathedral and had his strongest influence during the construction of the Lady Chapel.
The Lady Chapel of Liverpool Cathedral. Bodley was appointed to oversee the work of Giles Gilbert Scott during the early construction of the cathedral and had his strongest influence during the construction of the Lady Chapel.

In 1902, Bodley was one of the assessors for the competition to design the new Anglican Cathedral in Liverpool selecting the design by the young Giles Gilbert Scott. When construction of the cathedral began in 1904, Bodley was appointed to oversee Gilbert Scott's work and made several changes to the interior design of the Lady Chapel. Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1266x941, 395 KB) The Lady Chapel of Liverpool Anglican Cathedral, designed by Giles Gilbert Scott overseen by G F Bodley. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1266x941, 395 KB) The Lady Chapel of Liverpool Anglican Cathedral, designed by Giles Gilbert Scott overseen by G F Bodley. ... North elevation of Liverpool Anglican Cathedral. ... Sir Giles Gilbert Scott (November 9, 1880—February 8, 1960) was an English architect known for his work on such buildings as Liverpool Cathedral and Battersea Power Station. ... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... North elevation of Liverpool Anglican Cathedral. ... Sir Giles Gilbert Scott (November 9, 1880—February 8, 1960) was an English architect known for his work on such buildings as Liverpool Cathedral and Battersea Power Station. ... 1904 (MCMIV) was a leap year starting on a Friday (see link for calendar). ...


Bodley began contributing to the Royal Academy in 1854, and in 1881 was elected A.R.A., becoming R.A. in 1902. In addition to being a most learned master of architecture, he was a beautiful draughtsman, and a connoisseur in art; he published a volume of poems in 1899; and he was a designer of wallpaper and chintzes for Watts & Co., of Baker Street, London; in early life he had been in close alliance with the Pre-Raphaelites, and he did a great deal, like William Morris, to improve public taste in domestic decoration and furniture. This article refers to an art institution in London. ... 1854 (MDCCCLIV) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... This is about drafting, the art and science of technical drawing. ... Year 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar). ... Mary Cassatts painting of two ladies drinking tea in a room with red-blue striped wallpapers. ... Chintz is calico cloth printed with flowers and other devices in different colours, originally from India. ... 94 Baker Street, formerly the Apple Boutique. ... The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood was a group of English painters, poets and critics, founded in 1848 by John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti and William Holman Hunt. ... William Morris, socialist and innovator in the Arts and Crafts movement William Morris (March 24, 1834 – October 3, 1896) was an English artist, writer, socialist and activist. ...


He died on 21 October 1907 at Water Eaton near Oxford. October 21 is the 294th day of the year (295th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 71 days remaining. ... 1907 (MCMVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Water Eaton is a hamlet of just north of the city of Oxford in the English county of Oxfordshire that is the site of a large Park-and-Ride. ... This article does not adequately cite its references or sources. ...


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  • This article incorporates text from the Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition, a publication now in the public domain.

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George Frederick Bodley: Information from Answers.com (521 words)
George Bodley was articled to the famous architect Sir George Gilbert Scott, under whose influence he became imbued with the spirit of the Gothic revival, and he gradually became known as the chief exponent of 14th century English Gothic, and the leading ecclesiastical architect in England.
Bodley was appointed to oversee the work of Giles Gilbert Scott during the early construction of the cathedral and had his strongest influence during the construction of the Lady Chapel.
Bodley began contributing to the Royal Academy in 1854, and in 1881 was elected A.R.A., becoming R.A. in 1902.
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