From Roman origins to Victorian grandeur, Gloucester has a proud and distinctive architectural identity. This extraordinary history is embodied in the buildings that have shaped the city. Gloucester in 50 Buildings explores the history of this rich and vibrant community through a selection of its greatest treasures. From its imposing cathedral to the striking Docklands redevelopment, this unique study celebrates the city’s heritage in a new and accessible way.
Well-known local author Christine Jordan guides the reader on a tour of the city’s historic buildings and its more modern architectural delights.