No architect's work had more abuse hurled at it than that of William Butterfield
(1814-1900), the bicentenary of whose birth is being celebrated this year.
St Augustine's was the work of distinguished Victorian architect William Butterfield
who also designed Keble College in Oxford.
Rugby School chapel was designed by Henry Hakewill in the early 19th century and radically changed and extended by William Butterfield
30 years later.
Members of the church work hard all year round to raise money to maintain the Grade II listed building, which was designed by architect William Butterfield
and built by Joseph Kaye in 1853.
An 1879 claret jug (2) can be seen as a pared-down variant of an 1862 gothic silver and glass flagon designed by William Butterfield
1) Although Keble died in 1866, by 1882 his posthumous monument had been spectacularly realised in the neo-medieval manner by William Butterfield
It gives too a brief account of where the school was at in terms of its status, the work of eminent Victorian architect William Butterfield
and its great headmasters.