Sir George Gilbert Scott, Architect
(1811-1878) English Gothic Revival architect; working primarily with the design, building and renovation of churches and cathedrals. Architectural buildings…
In 1865, the Midland Railway Company held a competition for the design of a 150-bed hotel to be constructed next to St Pancras, which was still under construction at the time. Despite being much bigger and more expensive than the original specifications, the company liked George Gilbert Scott's plan...