Basic Site Details

Name: Jerusalem War Memorial Chapel and Cemetery
City or county: Jerusalem
Country: Palestine
Grid ref:
Notes: Figure of st George by Gilbert Bayes 1921-27

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 3War memorial  
Item 2 of 3Chapel  
Item 3 of 3Cemetery  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11922   


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 3(Sir) John Burnet & PartnersArchitectural practiceA1922  
Item 2 of 3(Sir) John James BurnetArchitectA1922  
Item 3 of 3Thomas Smith TaitArchitectA1922  


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 5Academy Architecture1923 Volume 55 p12-13
Item 2 of 5Burrows, E J1924Modern Architectural Art: Sir John Burnet & Partners Cheltenhampp24, 25
Item 3 of 5Edwards, A Trystan1930The architectural work of Sir John Burnet and Partners (Masters of Architecture Series) Genevapp74, 77
Item 4 of 5Irvine, Louise and Atterbury, Paul1998Gilbert Bayes sculptor 1872-1953  p48
Item 5 of 5Stamp, Gavin1977Silent Cities: an exhibition of the Memorial and Cemetery Architecture of the Great War RIBA (London)Unnumbered plate.

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings Collection Drawings