Caption
AHist: England: "Kew. 37366." [demolished 1916?]
Location
England, Surrey, Kew
Credits
Unknown
Resource ID
44205

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carpet EastMarple1,

1 years ago

Temple of the Sun, Kew Gardens. Demolished by a falling cedar in 1916. Designed by Sir William Chambers in 1761 Had sun on coved ceiling and a frieze of signs of zodiac. A copy of this image is for sale on ebay but has Gale and Polden associated with it. http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/KEW-London-Temple-of-the-Sun-Kew-Gardens-RP-GALE-POLDEN-/301512255452

carpet EastMarple1,

1 years ago

Location on map to be changed

carpet HEIRteam,

1 years ago

Thank you for this valuable background information, which we've used to update the image record in the HEIR database. We've also updated the location latitude and longitude to correct the map.

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