SCOTT, George Gilbert

(1811-1878)

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  • Scott, George Gilbert — (1811–78)    Architect.    Scott was the grandson of Thomas Scott, the author of the Calvinist Commentary on the Bible. He was committed to the gothic style of ecclesiastical architecture and he is remembered for designing the Martyrs’ Memorial… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • George Gilbert Scott — [George Gilbert Scott] (1811–78) an English ↑architect. He was one of the leading figures of the ↑Gothic Revival in England, and designed ↑St Pancras station and the ↑Albert Memorial in London, as well as restoring …   Useful english dictionary

  • George Gilbert Scott, Jr. — George Gilbert Scott, Jr. (1839 ndash; 1897) was an English architect. He was the son of Sir George Gilbert Scott, brother of John Oldrid Scott and father of Sir Giles Gilbert Scott and Adrian Gilbert Scott, all also architects.Among the… …   Wikipedia

  • George Gilbert Scott — Das …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George Gilbert Scott — Sir George Gilbert Scott (13 July 1811 ndash; 27 March, 1878) was an English architect of the Victorian Age, chiefly associated with the design, building and renovation of churches, cathedrals and workhouses.Born in Gawcott, Buckinghamshire,… …   Wikipedia

  • Scott, Sir George Gilbert — ▪ British architect born July 13, 1811, Gawcott, Buckinghamshire, Eng. died March 27, 1878, London       English architect, one of the most successful and prolific exponents of the Gothic Revival style during the Victorian period.       Scott was …   Universalium

  • George Gilbert Scott — ➡ Scott (II) * * * …   Universalium

  • SCOTT, SIR GEORGE GILBERT —    English architect, born in Buckinghamshire, son of Scott the commentator; was the builder or restorer of buildings both in England and on the Continent after the Gothic, and wrote several works on architecture …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Gilbert Scott — may refer to several of a family of British architects:* George Gilbert Scott (1811 1878), who was principally known for his architectural designs for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and St Pancras Station * George Gilbert Scott, Jr. (1839… …   Wikipedia

  • George Scott — can refer to:*George Scott (author), who wrote a 1683 book extolling the virtues of Scottish settlement in East Jersey. *George Scott (army officer), British Army officer, fought in the Seven Years War in Canada *George Scott (baseball), American …   Wikipedia

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