The Cumbrian who designed one of Britain's first mosques

Plans for one of London’s first mosques, drawn up by a man from Windermere, have been restored by Cumbria County Council.

Watch: the Windermere architect who designed London’s first Mosque

The London Mosque was the first to be built in the city, and it’s the biggest in Western Europe to this day.

It was built by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Association, and the plans were drawn up by an architect from Windermere.

Kate Walby has the full report:

Last updated Thu 12 Mar 2015

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  1. There are a couple of errors in this report. First of all this was London’s first mosque, and not one of the first. Secondly it is not still the largest. The new mosque of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Morden, Baitul Futuh, is now the largest.

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