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South Bank: photographs, 1954-1961

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/4.6

Scope and Contents

3 files of black and white photographic prints relating to the redevelopment of London's South Bank through the London County Council Comprehensive Redevelopment Area no 4: South Bank. The photographs consist of:

  1. 15 prints (20cm x 25cm) of the Hayward Gallery and the National Film Theatre. The majority of these are of an architectural model. 3 show the interior of the National Film Theatre post construction and 1 shows pedestrian arrangements in the area.
  2. 4 prints (25cm x 21cm) showing the North Bank of the River Thames taken from Shot Tower on the South Bank. These photographs fit together to form a panorama.
  3. 26 prints (18cm x 29cm) showing various architectural models, at 88' to 1" scale, and plans for South Bank Permanent Development. There is also 2 photographs of a panoramic drawing of an office block in the area.


  • Creation: 1954-1961


Language of Materials

This material is in English

Physical Description

3 files

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Sub-Fonds: 3.5 metres