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Smirke, Sir Robert, (1781-1867), Knight, architect

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Surname: Smirke
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: Robert
Gender: Male
Date: 1781-1867
Title: Knight
Biography: ODNB link for Smirke, Sir Robert (1781-1867) Knight Architect
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P147406 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P26403 )
Online related resources Artists' Paper Register link for Sir Robert Smirke Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Sir Robert Smirke
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1791-1831: corresp incl family corresp and misc papers
Royal Institute of British Architects
NRA 34249 Smirke
papers rel to, and some correp
Somerset Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)
NRA 40471 Malet
corresp and reports rel to Rochester Bridge
Rochester Bridge Trust
NRA 10539 Rochester
plans of Countess of Guilford's house, Putney Hill
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 837 North
plans and elevations
Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle
NRA 17777 Lowther
architectural notes, sketches and drawings
Royal Institute of British Architects
See Cumulative Index to the Catalogue of the Drawings Collection (1989)
1844-46: letters received
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1822-29: letters (28) to John Wilson Croker
Royal Institute of British Architects
See Accessions to Repositories 1990
1822-44: corresp with Sir Robert Peel
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1814-21: misc letters to Edward Poole rel to Homend (Herefs)
Herefordshire Archive and Records Centre
NRA 29102 Poole
1844: letters (16) received rel to British Museum
British Library, Manuscript Collections