Big Ben

Facts

Architect .....................................................................................................
Charles Barry / Augustus Pugin
Architectural style .....................................................................................................
Neo-Gothic
Construction type .....................................................................................................
Clock tower
Height .....................................................................................................
96.3 m (316 ft.)
Location .....................................................................................................
London, Great Britain
Materials .....................................................................................................
Brickwork, stone cladding, cast iron
Year .....................................................................................................
1843-1859