Harman Patil (Editor)

1809 in architecture

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
1809 in architecture

The year 1809 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.



  • Gordon House, Chelsea, London, England, designed by Thomas Leverton for Colonel James Willoughby Gordon.
  • Nelson's Column, Montreal, Canada, designed and built by Coade & Sealy of London.
  • Nelson's Pillar, Dublin, Ireland, design by William Wilkins amended by Francis Johnston, opened.
  • Armagh Courthouse, Ireland, designed by William Wilkins, completed.
  • Portsmouth Academy building, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States, designed by James Nutter.
  • Second Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, London, designed by Robert Smirke, opened.
  • Awards

  • Grand Prix de Rome, architecture: André Chatillon.
  • Births

  • February 15 - Owen Jones, Welsh architect and designer (died 1874)
  • March 29 - Georges-Eugène Haussmann, French town planner (died 1891)
  • October 31 - Edmund Sharpe, English architect and architectural historian (died 1877)
  • November 26 - Thomas Talbot Bury, English architect and lithographer (died 1877)
  • Deaths

  • November 4 - Gabriel Manigault, American architect (born 1758)
  • References

    1809 in architecture Wikipedia

    Similar Topics
    Hells Highway (2002 film)
    Chantal Neuwirth
    Stuart Smith (game designer)