Design for the Law Courts, Strand, London
Building News, 14 (3 May 1867): facing 306.
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Other entrants in the competition
The competition for the Law Courts on the Strand was won by George Edmund Street, whose completed project is still much admired today. Amongst the other competitors drawn from the "magic circle" of major architects, William Burges provoked the most contradictory responses [Commentary continued below].
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