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Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

Bermondsey: plans, 1944-1959

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/3.2
Scope and Contents

Plans of London County Council Comprehensive Development Area no 3: Bermondsey:

  1. reconstruction areas in Bermondsey Town and Country Planning Act 1944, (1944)
  2. Bermondsey Comprehensive Development Area and supplementary town map, (1950s)
Dates: 1944-1959

Bunhill Fields: plans, 1950s

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/6.2
Scope and Contents

2 copy plans (68cm x 100cm) by the North East Group of the Town Planning Division of London County Council's Architect's Department. 1 of the plans shows the proposed development layout for Comprehensive Development Area no 6: Bunhill Fields overdrawn on an Ordnance Survey plan at 1:1250 scale, with the original street plan still visible underneath. The other is a sketch plan of the area showing development progress within the Comprehensive Development Area.

Dates: 1950s

City and Borough of Coventry, Development Plan 1951 - town map, 1951

Identifier: PJM/CCC/B/2/2
Scope and Contents

Brown and black overprinted Ordnance Survey map (102cm x 145cm), at a scale of 6 inches to 1 mile, by city architect and planning officer Sir Donald Evelyn Edward Gibson. The map is shows land use and accompanies the Coventry Development Plan 1952.

This plan is very fragile.

Dates: 1951

City and Royal Burgh of Edinburgh Development Plan: St James Square (Leith Street etc) Comprehensive Development Area - Programme map for Comprehensive Development Area map no 5 (amended), c1963

Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/1.8.15
Scope and Contents

Linen backed copy of 1:1250 Ordnance Survey Plan (65cm x 70cm), with local amendments, overlaid with phasing boundaries for the St James Square (Leith Street etc) Comprehensive Development Area. These were to take place over 20 years. The plan is hand-coloured and plot acreages are given. The hand coloured legend includes total acreages per phase.

Dates: c1963

City and Royal Burgh of Edinburgh development plan: University: Nicolson Street Comprehensive Development Area, 1972

Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/1.8.4
Scope and Contents

Set of 4 coloured manuscript themed plans by the City and Royal Burgh of Edinburgh overlaid on an Ordnance Survey 1:1250 scale mosaic base map (90cm x 120cm). One is a zoning map with coloured areas indicated for phases 1-4, each phase taking 5 years. One shows the levels of surveys required in certain areas, one shows electoral ward boundaries and one shows compulsory purchase designations in the area, with total acreages.

Dates: 1972

City of London: general development proposals plan, 31 December 1951

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/1.1.2
Scope and Contents

1 copy plan (76cm x 130cm) by the Corporation of London Planning Office showing proposed land-use and location of services for central north east London, overdrawn on an Ordnance Survey plan at 1:2500 scale.

Dates: 31 December 1951

City of London: Tower of London Precinct, c1957-c1959

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/1.4
Scope and Contents

File of papers relating to London County Council Comprehensive Development Area no 4: Tower of London Precinct. The file contains a planning brochure for the planned precinct, a layout plan by the Corporation of London City Planning Office overdrawn on an Ordnance Survey plan at 1:1250 scale (possibly reduced in size), and some typescript notes concerning the area.

Dates: c1957-c1959

Correspondence: from Duncan M Irvine to Alfred John Jukes-Browne, 1865-1899

Identifier: Coll-74/12/7
Scope and Contents

The Correspondence: from Duncan M Irvine to Alfred John Jukes-Browne sub-series consists of:

  1. 44 letters, alphabetically arranged (1865-1899)
Dates: 1865-1899

General Comprehensive Development Areas files: plans - Research Group Area plans, c1950

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/9.3
Scope and Contents

3 copy plans (83cm x113cm) by the Town Planning Division of London County Council's Architect's Department showing the location of London County Council administered property overdrawn on an Ordnance Survey Plan at 1:25000 scale. 1 shows the Reconstruction Areas, 1 shows housing estates with grid references and 1 shows fire stations.

Dates: c1950

International Centre for Regional Planning and Development (ICRPD) - mixed papers (4), 1954-1960

Identifier: PJM/ICRPD/6
Scope and Contents Correspondence, papers and minutes for the Provisional Committee, General Council and British Group of the International Centre for Regional Planning and Development (ICRPD). The file includes: an agenda for a meeting considering setting up the Scottish Group, the report and list of participants on the British Group study day held at the London School of Economics on 21 November 1959 entitled "Economic forces leading to Urban Concentration", some hand-written notes, in Percy...
Dates: 1954-1960

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