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ST. MARY'S, NEWINGTON
Saint Mary, Newington, Surrey. Particulars to be observed in preparing designs, &c. for a new church, to be built under an Act of Parliament for that purpose.
[London]: Ann Biddulph, printer, Blackman Street, Borough, [1822].
[2] p. ; 33.2 cm. (2º)

Half-sheet, verso blank. Drop-head title. Watermark dated '1820'. In August 1822 Soane was requested to provide designs for a church to hold 2,000 people with a cost limit of £16,000 after delays on the part of one of the architects whose designs had been selected. See M.H. Port, Six hundred new churches: the Church Building Commission 1818--1856 (Reading : Spire, 2006), p. 76.

Copy Notes Some notes and comments in ink. The final section commencing 'A Premium Of £100 Will Be Given, ...' is struck through in ink. Endorsed in ink Newington Church / From Mr. Clutton / 28 Aug: 1822.

Binding Loose paper.

Reference Number 6239


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