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. (September 2014)
The year 1858 in architecture involved some significant events.
Buildings and structuresEdit
- The Hamilton Mausoleum in Scotland is completed to an 1842 design by David Hamilton by David Bryce with sculptor Alexander Handyside Ritchie.
- Saint Isaac's Cathedral in Saint Petersburg (Russia) is completed to an 1818 design by Auguste de Montferrand.
- Trinity Church (Oslo) in Norway, designed by Alexis de Chateauneuf and Wilhelm von Hanno, is consecrated.
- Wesley Church, Melbourne, Australia, is opened.
- Leopoldstädter Tempel (synagogue) in Vienna, designed by Ludwig Förster, is built.
- Grand Synagogue of Aden is built.
- Church of the Resurrection in Katowice (Poland) is completed.
- Fishergate Baptist Church in Preston, Lancashire (England), designed by James Hibbert and Nathan Rainford, is completed.
- Leeds Town Hall in Yorkshire (England), designed by Cuthbert Brodrick, is completed.
- Ontario County Courthouse in Canandaigua, New York, is built.
- United States Customhouse and Post Office (Bath, Maine) is built.
- The Liverpool, London and Globe Building (insurance office) in Liverpool (England), designed by C. R. Cockerell, is completed.
- The West of England and South Wales Bank in Bristol (England), designed by Bruce Gingell and T. R. Lysaght, is completed.
- The rebuilt Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, designed by Edward Middleton Barry, is completed.
- St James's Hall (concert hall), Piccadilly, London, designed by Owen Jones, is opened.
- Hownes Gill Viaduct in County Durham, England, designed by Thomas Bouch, is opened.
- New westwork at Speyer Cathedral (Bavaria), designed by Heinrich Hübsch, is completed.
- Construction of Woodchester Mansion (Spring Park) in Gloucestershire, England, designed by Benjamin Bucknall, is begun; work is abandoned in the 1870s.