St. Bride"s Church, London

Cover of: St. Bride

Published by E. Cave in (London .

Written in English

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Statement(Anon.).
ContributionsWells, William Charles, 1757-1817., N., J. B.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 17-20
Number of Pages20
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Open LibraryOL20386095M

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A succession of churches has existed on the site for over 1, years and the site’s history stretches even further into the past right back to the Roman era. St Bride’s Church in Fleet Street is a distinctive sight on London’s skyline, designed by Sir Christopher Wren in after the precursor was destroyed during the Great Fire of London.

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Designed by Christopher Wren in the late 17th century, St. Bride’s Church is a familiar part of the London skyline and has long been known as the “journalists’ church,” thanks to its location in.

Sketch of St Bride's Church and the City of London after the Blitz. Created by Sir Muirhead Bone () a Scottish etcher, drypoint and watercolour artist who became known for his depiction of industrial and architectural subjects and his work as a war.

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Bones, preserved from parishioners of the church’s various incarnations are painstakingly boxed and catalogued in St Bride’s ossuary. Because the church traditionally buried its dead in lead coffins clearly labeling the name, date and cause of death, this collection is a resource to archaeologists and medical students alike.

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Established in with a clear social and cultural purpose, St Bride Foundation is one of London’s hidden gems. Housed in a beautiful Grade II listed Victorian building, St Bride Foundation was originally set up to serve the burgeoning print and publishing trade of nearby Fleet Street, and is now finding a new contemporary audience of designers, printmakers and typographers who come to.

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St Bride Library (formerly known as St Bride Printing Library and St Bride Typographical Library) is a library in London primarily devoted to printing, book arts, typography and graphic design. The library is housed in the St Bride Foundation Institute in Bride Lane, London EC4, a small street leading south of Fleet Street near its intersection with New Bridge Street, in the City of London.

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Bride's Church (London, England). The current St Bride’s was built by architect Sir Christopher Wren () inone of the first he designed as the City of London was rebuilt following the Great Fire Of London.

It is thought to be the seventh church to stand on the site since the 6th century, with the Great Fire potentially destroying one dating back to the 15th.

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