Reference numberRBO/9/57
Alternative reference numberRBO.9.96
Title'Proposals for building a House for the Royal Society' by Sir Christopher Wren
DescriptionBrief for the building has 7 points: on the cellar; repository; library; place for observing the skies; good staircase, area behind it to give light to the back rooms
Wren has worked out that the space required should be 40 foot in front and 60 foot deep
Extent1 side
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/9/56
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8299Wren; Sir; Christopher (1632 - 1723); architect, astronomer, and mathematician1632 - 1723
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