Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Pocklington, Joseph, 1736-1817

Title:
Glossary of place-names in and around London, 1781.
Physical Description:
1 v. ([15] p.) ; 14 cm.
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
Joseph Pocklington (1736-1817) was an amateur builder-architect in the Georgian style. Inherited wealth allowed him to build five country houses of his own design, including three in the Lake District. Cf. Colvin. A biographical dictionary of British architects, 2008.
Subject Terms:
Westminster Abbey. | Church buildings -- Great Britain -- London. | London (England) -- Description and travel. | London (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc. | London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.