Main Building Statistics

• 509,853 Sq. Ft. Kirkbride complex: Administration, South & North Wings • Opened: October 18th, 1871 • Construction: 1868 to 1895 • Architect: Frederick Clarke Withers • Abandoned in stages: 1970’s to 2005 • Age: Constructed 1868 – 1895 • Framing 1: Stone & Brick Foundations, Load Bearing Walls, Brick Arches • Framing 2: Fireproof Steel…