St Katharine's Hospital, Regent's Park, London: seen from the road. Engraving by I. Woods after J. Salmon after R. Garland.
- Garland, Robert, approximately 1808-1863.
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This church was originally founded beside the Tower of London in 1148. With the building of St Katharine's dock in 1825, the church moved to the then new Regent's Park. "[Ambrose] Poynter was chiefly an architect of churches and country houses. His best-known London work is the Tudor Gothic-style hospital and chapel of St Katharine in Regent's Park (1827)"--Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. During the first World War Queen Alexandra granted the church to her Danish countrymen