Description of the plates

Survey of London: Volume 5, St Giles-in-The-Fields, Pt II. Originally published by London County Council, London, 1914.

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'Description of the plates', in Survey of London: Volume 5, St Giles-in-The-Fields, Pt II, (London, 1914) pp. ix-xii. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/survey-london/vol5/pt2/ix-xii [accessed 21 April 2024]

DESCRIPTION OF THE PLATES.

Plate.
1. Extract from Agas's Civitas Londinum, showing the neighbourhood of St. Giles-in-the-Fields circ. 1560–70.
2. Purse Field circ. 1609, from a deed dated 1650 in the Public Record Office.
3. Extract from Map by Hollar of the area now forming the West Central District of London, showing the neighbourhood of St. Giles-in-the-Fields circ. 1658.
4. Extract from Map by Fairthorne and Newcourt showing the neighbourhood of St. Giles-in-the-Fields in 1658.
5. Map of the Parish of St. Giles-in-the-Fields circ. 1720 from Strype's edition of Stowe.
6. Plan of the Parishes of St. Giles-in-the-Fields and St. George Bloomsbury by Hewett, 1815.
7. No. 3, Gate Street, Joinery Details on First Floor Measured Drawing.
8. No. 211, High Holborn, Shop Front Photograph.
9. No. 181, High Holborn, Shop Front Photograph.
10. No. 172, High Holborn, Shop Front Photograph.
11. No. 1, Sardinia Street Photograph.
No. 18, Parker Street Photograph.
12. No. 2, Great Queen Street, Mahogany Staircase Measured Drawing.
13. No. 2, Great Queen Street, Details of Staircase Measured Drawing.
14. Nos. 27 and 28, Great Queen Street, Entrance Doorcases Measured Drawing.
15. Lead Rainwater Heads and Cisterns Measured Drawing.
No. 16, Little Wild Street, Carved Deal Mantel Shelf Measured Drawing.
16. Nos. 55 and 56, Great Queen Street in 1846, from a watercolour by J. W. Archer, "House called Queen Anne's Wardrobe," preserved in the British Museum Photograph.
"House of the Sardinia Ambassador, Lincoln's Inn Fields," from a watercolour (1858) by J. W. Archer, preserved in the British Museum Photograph.
17. Nos. 55 and 56, Great Queen Street, Ground, First and Second Floor Plans Measured Drawing.
18. Nos. 55 and 56, Great Queen Street, Elevation. Reproduced by kind permission of B. T. Batsford, Ltd., from Later Renaissance Architecture in England by John Belcher and Mervyn E. Macartney. Measured Drawing by James C. Cook.
19. Nos. 55 and 56, Great Queen Street (May 1906) Photograph.
20. No. 55, Great Queen Street, Staircase Photograph.
21. Nos. 55 and 56, Great Queen Street, Details of Staircases Measured Drawing.
22. Freemasons' Hall, Elevation in 1779 Photograph.
Freemasons' Hall, Plan of Premises before 177 Photograph
(Both are reproduced by kind permission of the Grand Lodge from engravings in their possession.)
23. Freemasons' Hall in 1811 (Facade designed by W. Tyler in 1785), from an Engraving by S. Rawle after I. Nixon Photograph.
24. Freemasons' Hall, Facade (designed by F. P. Cockerell, 1866) Photograph.
25. Freemasons' Hall, Elevation of North end of Temple in 1775 (designed by Thos. Sandby), from an original drawing preserved in the British Museum Photograph.
26. Freemasons' Hall, the Temple looking South Photograph.
27. Freemasons' Hall, "View of the new Masonic Hall, looking South," from an original pen sketch design by Sir J. Soane, 1828, preserved in the Soane Museum Photograph.
28. Freemasons' Hall, Grand Staircase Photograph.
Freemasons' Hall, Vestibule to Temple Photograph.
29. Markmasons' Hall, Chimneypiece in Boardroom Photograph.
30. Markmasons' Hall, Ceiling in Boardroom Photograph.
31. Markmasons' Hall, Ceiling in Grand Secretary's Room Photograph.
32. Great Queen Street Chapel, Exterior Photograph.
33. Great Queen Street Chapel, Interior from the Gallery Photograph.
34. Little Wild Street, View looking North-east (1906) Photograph.
35. No. 24, Betterton Street, Entrance Doorcase Measured Drawing.
36. No. 32, Betterton Street, Entrance Doorcase Photograph.
37. "Queen Anne's Bath," No. 25, Endell Street, from a watercolour drawing by J. W. Archer (1844), preserved in the British Museum Photograph.
38. "The Bowl Brewery," from a watercolour drawing by J. W. Archer (1846), preserved in the British Museum Photograph.
39. Plan of proposed setting out of Seven Dials, from a drawing on parchment preserved in the Holborn Public Library Drawing.
40. Seven Dials Column at Weybridge Photograph.
41. Little Earl Street looking East Photograph.
42. Nos. 14 to 16, New Compton Street, Shop Fronts Photographs.
43. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Ground Plan Measured Drawing.
44. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Plan of Ceiling Measured Drawing.
45. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, West Front, reproduced by kind permission of H. Cecil Newman Measured Drawing by H. Cecil Newman.
46. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Cross Section, reproduced by kind permission of H. Cecil Newman Measured Drawing by H. Cecil Newman.
47. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Exterior from the North-west Photograph.
48. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Exterior from the North-east Photograph.
49. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Interior, looking East, 1753. From an engraving by A. Walker after J. Donowell Photograph.
50. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Interior, looking West Photograph.
51. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields: (a) Columns and Ceiling, (b) Altarpiece Photographs.
52. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields: (a) Carved Oak Frame with Picture of Moses, (b) Painted Glass Panel, probably from former Church Photographs.
53. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Lich Gate to Churchyard Measured Drawing.
54. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Oak Panel ("Resurrection") in lich gate Photograph.
55. Church of St. Giles-in-the-Fields, Vestry Photograph.
56. No. 5, Denmark Street, Details of Staircase Measured Drawing.
57. No. 7, Denmark Street, Doorcase Measured Drawing.
58. No. 7, Denmark Street, Details of Staircase Measured Drawing.
59. Nos. 10 and 11, Denmark Street Photograph.
60. Denmark Passage, Blacksmith's Forge Photograph.
61. Bedford Square, South Side Photograph.
62. No. 1, Bedford Square, Ground and First Floor Plans Measured Drawing.
63. No. 1, Bedford Square, Front View Photograph.
64. No. 1, Bedford Square, Entrance Doorway Measured Drawing.
65. No. 1, Bedford Square: Entrance Hall (a) looking South, (b) showing Staircase Photograph.
66. No. 1, Bedford Square, Ceiling in Entrance Hall Photograph.
67. No. 1, Bedford Square, Chimney Breast, Rear Room, Ground Floor Photograph.
68. No. 1, Bedford Square, Plaster Ceiling, with Painted Panels, Rear Room, First Floor Photograph.
69. No. 6, Bedford Square, Ground and First Floor Plans Measured Drawing.
70. No. 6, Bedford Square, Lantern over Staircase Photograph.
71. No. 6, Bedford Square, Chimneypiece, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
72. No. 9, Bedford Square, Plaster Plaques: (a) On Chimney Breast, Front Room, Ground Floor; (b) On Chimney Breast, Rear Room, Ground Floor; (c) Over Door, Front Room, Ground Floor Photographs.
73. No. 9, Bedford Square, Plaster Ceiling, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
74. No. 10, Bedford Square, Plaster Ceiling with Painted Panels, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
75. No. 11, Bedford Square, Ground and First Floor Plans Measured Drawing.
76. No. 11, Bedford Square, Exterior Photograph.
77. No. 11, Bedford Square, Chimneypiece, Front Room, Ground Floor Photograph.
78. No. 13, Bedford Square, Plaster Ceiling with Painted Panels, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
79. No. 14, Bedford Square, Ceiling, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
80. No. 15, Bedford Square, Entrance Doorway Photograph.
81. No. 18, Bedford Square, Chimneypiece, Front Room, Ground Floor Photograph.
82. No. 23, Bedford Square, Doors and Doorcase, Front Room, Ground Floor Photograph.
83. No. 25, Bedford Square: (a) Chimney Breast, (b) Alcove, Front Room, Ground Floor Photographs.
84. No. 25, Bedford Square, Chimneypieces: (a) Front Room, First Floor; (b) Rear Room, First Floor Photographs.
85. No. 25, Bedford Square, Plaster Ceiling with Painted Panels, Rear Room, First Floor Photograph.
86. No. 28, Bedford Square: (a) Chimneypiece; (b) Detail of Central Panel; Front Room, Ground Floor Photographs.
87. No. 30, Bedford Square, Ceiling, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
88. No. 31, Bedford Square, Ceiling, Rear Room, First Floor Photograph.
89. No. 32, Bedford Square, Front Elevation Measured Drawing.
90. No. 32, Bedford Square, Screen in Hall Photograph.
91. No. 32, Bedford Square: (a) Panel of Chimneypiece, Rear Room, First Floor; (b) Detail of chimneypiece, Rear Room, Ground Floor Photographs.
92. No. 32, Bedford Square, Ceilings: (a) Rear Room, Ground Floor; (b) Rear Room, First Floor Photographs.
93. No. 40, Bedford Square, Plaster Plaque, Front Room, Ground Floor Photograph.
94. No. 40, Bedford Square, Plaster Ceiling with Painted Panels, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
95. No. 41, Bedford Square, Chimneypieces: (a) Rear Room, First Floor; (b) Front Room, First Floor Photographs.
96. No. 44, Bedford Square, Ceiling, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
97. Nos. 46–47, Bedford Square, Exterior Photograph.
98. No. 46, Bedford Square, Chimneypieces: (a) Front Room, Ground Floor; (b) Front Room, First Floor Photographs.
99. No. 47, Bedford Square, Entrance Doorcase Measured and Drawn by P. K. Kipps.
100. No. 47, Bedford Square: (a) Ceiling over Staircase; (b) Chimneypiece, Front Room, First Floor Photographs.
101. No. 47, Bedford Square, Ceiling, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
102. No. 48, Bedford Square, Chimneypiece, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
103. No. 48, Bedford Square, Ceiling, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
104. No. 50, Bedford Square, Fanlight in Entrance Hall Photograph.
105. No. 51, Bedford Square, Ceiling, Front Room, First Floor Photograph.
106. (a) No. 68, Gower Street; (b) No. 84, Gower Street, Doorcases Photographs.
107. House in rear of No. 196, Tottenham Court Road: (a) Exterior; (b) Chimneypiece, Front Room, First Floor Photographs.