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Administrative County of London Development Plan, 1951: areas of comprehensive development: No 2 - Stepney / Poplar, 1951

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/9.2.2

Scope and Contents

23 printed plans and 1 copy plan (66cm x 79cm) by the Town Planning Division of London County Council's Architect's Department. The plans were published as part of the Administrative County of London Development Plan ( 1951) and show the Comprehensive Development Area No 2: Stepney / Poplar. The plans are at 1:2500 scale, coloured and issued in series of 7 sheets covering the area.

This file comprises:

  1. Comprehensive Development Area Map, coloured copies of sheets 1-7 (2 copies of sheet 6, 1 annotated) - shows land-use allocation
  2. Area of Comprehensive Development Map, brown and greyscale copies of sheets 3 (copy), 4 and mosaic of 6 and 7 - shows land-use allocation
  3. Programme Map, sheets 1-7 including separate cover (3 versions of sheet 6) - shows land-use allocation and projected development periods
  4. Land Use Survey Map, sheets 2, 4, 6 and 7 and a mosaic of sheets 1 and 5 - shows land-use colour coded
  5. a coloured plan of the east end of the area


  • Creation: 1951


Language of Materials

This material is in English

Physical Description

27 plans

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Sub-Fonds: 3.5 metres

Physical Description

27 plans

Archivist's Note


Sarah Higgins 6 January 2004

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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