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Plans: Barbican "appendix" plans, 1954

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/1.2.5a

Scope and Contents

Set of 7 copy plans relating to the Barbican Area of London, each with a red star shaped sticker giving an appendix number. The plans are:

  1. Appendix 1: "Barbican Site Plan no 1" - site plan at approximately 1:1250 scale giving details of planning permission for 27 numbered sites, 31 July 1954
  2. Appendix 2: - "Barbican Site Sections no 2" - 3 sections across the site as marked on plan above, 2 August 1954
  3. Appendix 3: "Lithology of Woolwich and Reading Beds" - 1:2500 scale plan of the area with geology and borehole results marked
  4. Appendix 4: sections through the above plan at 1:2500 scale
  5. Appendix 5: "Well boring at Jewin Street (from Prof Skempton)" - geological section of a well boring with depths and rock types marked
  6. Appendix 6: "Layout of bore holes" - layout and geological sections through 8 bore holes at the junction of Fann Street and Golden Lane in the Barbican area of London
  7. Appendix 7: "Barbican: Roman and Mediaeval Remains" - small scale plan showing locations of sensitive archaeological sites within the Barbican area of London


  • Creation: 1954


Language of Materials

This material is in English

Physical Description

7 plans

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Sub-Fonds: 3.5 metres

Physical Description

7 plans

Archivist's Note


Sarah Higgins 5 January 2004

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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