Mocatta's Stations for the Brighton Railway

  title={Mocatta's Stations for the Brighton Railway},
  author={David Cole},
  journal={The Journal of Transport History},
  pages={149 - 157}
  • D. Cole
  • Published 1 May 1958
  • History
  • The Journal of Transport History
D AVID MOCATTA, who came ofa well-to-do Jewish family, was bomin 1806. About 1825he became a pupil ofSirJohn Soane(1753-1837), one ofthe most original and successfularchitects ofthe period, now near the end ofhis career, who used a very personal classicsryle.! Mocatta followed precedent, and in this matter at any rate his master's example, in taking an extended tour ofItaly, then an indispensable adjunct to architectural study, in 1829-30, sketching and measuring buildings. A large number ofhis… 



1.14, various dates

    Dictionary of Architecture, art. George Smith, 5.93: Dendy Marshall

    • History of the Southern Railway
    • 1936

    Dendy Marshall, 43 sq. 5. Barman; Barbara Jones, Follies andGrottoes

      Barman, 23. 48. Inst. Brit. Archts, list of members

        Another scheme, of 1851, when Pearson sent a model of his Great Central Terminus to the Architectural Exhibition, is mentioned in Builder, x (1852), 33. 43. N. Pevsner

        • Cities of London and Westminster
        • 1957

        His design was set aside in favour of one by

        • Journal Royal Inst. British Architects

        Probably those illustrated in Dendy Marshall

          Survey of London, XXIV