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Description: Inorganic Chemistry Laboratory (Old Chemistry Department)
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245724
OS Grid Reference: SP5148406870
OS Grid Coordinates: 451484, 206870
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7582, -1.2555
SP 5106 NW 5/114B 12.1.54.
SP 5106 NE 6/114B
(1) The 1st building was the Abbot's Kitchen built in 1860 to the South
of the Museum, the octagonal design being a copy of the kitchen at Glastonbury
Abbey. It was extended to join the Radcliffe Library in 1901; it is now
an annexe of the Library, the chimneys of Bath stone.
(2) The present main building was constructed in 1878 in Bath stone; it
was extended and reconstructed in 1929.
(The link between this building and the main block of the Museum was
altered completely by Lauchester & Lodge, 1972).
Listing NGR: SP5148406870
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Source: English Heritage
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