Prince Albert Street

Photo:Prince Albert Street

Prince Albert Street

Photo by David Sawyer

The Victorian meets the Georgian

By David Sawyer, illustrator

What we're looking at is a rather splendid Victorian acanthus capital that suddenly butts onto a piece of defensive ironwork that guards the back of an exposed earlier building. And exposed it was because Prince Albert Street was cut through to improve the town's traffic circulation.

Image and text from the 'My Brighton' exhibit
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