Sir Charles Barry

Standard Name: Barry, Sir Charles


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Residence Charlotte Guest
During her first marriage CG lived mainly at Dowlais House, in the centre of the Dowlais ironworks near Merthyr Tydfil in South Wales. From the very moment I entered it I felt quite settled...
Textual Production Selina Davenport
In a concluding paragraph SD says that this book was written under every disadvantage of continued illness, and a mind enfeebled by the chilling touch of adversity, and the sad realities of blighted hopes. She...


The Houses of Parliament were rebuilt in the Gothic style by Charles Barry and Augustus Pugin , following their destruction by fire in October 1834.
January 1850
A Royal Commission was established to administer the Great Exhibition.