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Plans: Mixed Barbican Development Plans, 1955-1958

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/1.2.5c

Scope and Contents

4 copy plans relating to the redevelopment of the Barbican Comprehensive Development Area in London.

  1. "Barbican 27 storey building Moor Lane" (38cm x 51cm) - layout plan is at 44' to 1" scale, 1958
  2. "Annex B" (55cm x 70cm) - a plan with a numbered index to sites and their areas according to the development plan at 88' to 1" scale, January 1956
  3. "Barbican Area" (50cm x 76cm) - Ordnance Survey 1:1250 plan of the area's original street plan overdrawn with the new layout, 31 January 1957
  4. "Barbican Area" (69cm x 102cm) - proposed layout plan for the new development at 88' to 1" scale, 8 September 1955


  • Creation: 1955-1958


Language of Materials

This material is in English

Physical Description

4 plans

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Sub-Fonds: 3.5 metres

Physical Description

4 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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