RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelItem
Alt Ref NoMS 4877 ff. 28-50
TitlePhotographs of bomb damage to Lambeth Palace in 1940 and 1941 and of the work of restoration to c. 1950
Date[1940s]
Description28-32. The Chapel, including a photograph of the west end of the Chapel as decorated by William Burges (28).

33. The Drawing Room (exterior, with temporary weather proofing).

34. Mason at work on the roof of Morton's Tower.

35. Masons at work on Morton's Tower, with Benjamin Charles Tapner and another unidentified architect or supervisor.

36-37. Masons at work on the roof of Lollards' Tower.

38-50. Photographs of the restored Palace.
CopyrightLondon News Agency Photos LTD for number 28; William Gordon Davis for numbers 33, 50; Daily Graphic for numbers 34, 35
AcquisitionPresented in 2005 by Mr. Richard Tapner, whose father, Benjamin Charles Tapner, was an architect in the restoration project.
RelatedMaterialCf. MS.4876, ff. 143-152.

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CodeNameDates
277Burges; William (1827-1881); Architect1827-1881
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