Alexandra & Ainsworth Estate
Brutalist housing estate in north London, designed by Neaves Brown of Camden Council's Architects Department in 1968 and completed 1978. Became a grade II listed building in 1993.
Old Photograph Children Gorbals Glasgow Scotland
Old photograph of children in the Gorbals, Glasgow, Scotland. The Gorbals is an area on the south bank of the River Clyde in the city of Glasgow, Scotland. By the late 19th century it had become over populated and adversely affected by local industrialisation. Many people lived here because their jobs provided their homes and they could not afford their own. It became widely known as a dangerous slum associated with the problems of drunkenness and crime. All photographs are copyright of…
Seventeen: A 1950s Council House Renovation
A 1950s end unit council house in Nunhead, South East London, gets a complete transformation to bring it to modern times, including an all-black exterior.