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Photographs of Stepney / Poplar: east end before and after reconstruction, c1947-1961

Identifier: PJM/LCC/E/2.1.4b

Scope and Contents

Mixed collection of black and white photographic prints. 53 of the prints (max 24cm x 30cm, min 11cm x 17cm) show old or derelict buildings and waste land before reconstruction, some of which have a location, date or London County Council Architect's Town Planning Division stamp on the reverse. The remainder (21cm x 25) are of completed building projects by London County Council Architect's Department, including flats and housing in Stepney / Poplar, a children's play area, Lansbury market, Lansbury Old People's Home under construction, and St Mary and Joseph Church, Poplar.


  • Creation: c1947-1961


Language of Materials

This material is in English

Physical Description

74 photographs

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Sub-Fonds: 3.5 metres