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General papers: Stepney / Poplar Comprehensive Development Area programming papers, 1946-1959

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/2.1.1

Scope and Contents

General files relating to London County Council Comprehensive Redevelopment Area no 2: Stepney and Poplar. The files concern research into the area as a whole, and the work schedules for the Reconstruction Areas Group of the Town Planning Division of London County Council's Architect's Department, in relation to their work in the Stepney / Poplar area. There are:

  1. statistics for the area
  2. a file concerning planning policy in the area
  3. a file concerning industry in the area, including the results of an industrial survey
  4. reports of progress
  5. manuscript notes in Percy Johnson-Marshall's hand for a book chapter entitled "Reconstruction in London"
  6. team work programmes
  7. sociological studies concerning the coloured population and children's facilities in the area


  • Creation: 1946-1959


Language of Materials

This material is in English

Physical Description

2 files

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Sub-Fonds: 3.5 metres