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The Ecclesiological Gothic Revival in Southwestern Ontario: Three Churches By Gordon W. Lloyd (1832-1905)

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dc.contributor.advisor Marner, Dominic Quattrociocchi, Loryssa 2014-05-07T19:32:16Z 2014-05-07T19:32:16Z 2014-05 2014-05-05 2014-05-07
dc.description.abstract During the mid-nineteenth century, England experienced a regained interest in the Gothic Revival architectural style. Eventually, the doctrines outlined in English nineteenth-century Gothic Revival publications made their way to Canada, and Gothic subsequently became the preferred building style of various architects who were building Anglican churches in southwestern Ontario. The little-studied architect Gordon W. Lloyd was one of them. Born and trained in England, Lloyd had become well acquainted with the discourse on Gothic Revival architecture coming out of England. During the 1800s, Lloyd began building several Anglican churches in the Gothic Revival style in the Huron diocese of Ontario, including St. John’s Anglican Church, Strathroy (1863- Lloyd addition in 1874), Trinity Anglican Church, St. Thomas (1876-77), and New St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Woodstock (1877-79). In this study I examine these three Lloyd churches to determine where they fit into the larger picture of England and Canada’s nineteenth-century Gothic architectural Revival. en_US
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dc.subject gothic Revival architecture en_US
dc.subject Canadian architecture en_US
dc.subject nineteenth-century English architecture en_US
dc.subject Gordon William Lloyd en_US
dc.title The Ecclesiological Gothic Revival in Southwestern Ontario: Three Churches By Gordon W. Lloyd (1832-1905) en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US Art History and Visual Culture en_US Master of Arts en_US School of Fine Art and Music en_US

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