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© Tony Ray-Jones - Thamesmead, Greenwich, London: a resident relaxing on his balcony British Architecture, London Architecture, Peabody Housing, Social Housing, Brutalist, Beautiful Buildings, Street Photography, Building Photography, Architecture

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Thamesmead South by J@ck!, via Flickr London Street, London City, South London, Council Estate, Brutalist Buildings, Vintage Apartment, Tower Block, Social Housing, Arquitetura

Thamesmead South

Explore J@ck!'s photos on Flickr. J@ck! has uploaded 1875 photos to Flickr.

an early version of the lake featured in 'a clockwork orange' London Architecture, Modern Architecture, Hidden London, Council Estate, Sense Of Place, Slums, Cities, Ranch Style, Brutalist

thamesmead phase 1

an early version of the lake featured in 'a clockwork orange'

Thamesmead, built during the on the south bank of the River Thames in London, was designed as a futuristic city University Of Westminster, University Of Sheffield, Brutalist Buildings, Tower Block, Futuristic City, London Pictures, Light Of The World, River Thames, Old London

The era of radical concrete

A collection of images from the 1960s and 1970s provides a treasure trove for reassessing a vilified era of town planning.

The beginnings of Thamesmead, a large hoarding is erected announcing the scheme. Behind cranes and piling machines start the work. Hidden London, Council Estate, New Topographics, Sense Of Place, Slums, Brixton, Vintage Pictures, Childhood Memories, Countryside

Thamesmead the beginning

The beginnings of Thamesmead, a large hoarding is erected announcing the scheme. Behind cranes and piling machines start the work. July 1967.

Postwar British architecture, brutalism, modernism, design and social history from John Grindrod, author of Concretopia. Brutalist Buildings, Modern Buildings, British Architecture, Modern Architecture, Postwar, Social Housing, Building Structure, Ranch Style, Ww2

Thamesmead, 1969

Postwar British architecture, brutalism, modernism, design and social history from John Grindrod, author of Concretopia.

I’ve long wondered what Thamesmead would be like if all the hopes and aspirations of the original planners and architects had been fulfilled. Seeing plans for developments around the forthcom… Council Estate, Sense Of Place, Slums, Ranch Style, Brutalist, Modern Buildings, London City, First Home, Interior And Exterior

A Fondness for Thamesmead

I’ve long wondered what Thamesmead would be like if all the hopes and aspirations of the original planners and architects had been fulfilled. Seeing plans for developments around the forthcom…

Postwar British architecture, brutalism, modernism, design and social history from John Grindrod, author of Concretopia. British Architecture, Modern Architecture, Postwar, Concrete Design, Soviet Union, Brutalist, Modern Buildings, Nostalgia, London

Thamesmead, 1969

Postwar British architecture, brutalism, modernism, design and social history from John Grindrod, author of Concretopia.

Former teacher George Plemper's stunning photographic record of life in an around the Thamesmead estate in south London Tower Block, V & A Museum, Sports Day, The V&a, South London, My Face Book, Interesting Faces, Vintage Pictures, Change The World

George Plemper's Thamesmead photographs

Former teacher George Plemper's stunning photographic record of life in an around the Thamesmead estate in south London

Thamesmead New Town, London - Robert Rigg Brutalist Buildings, Modern Buildings, British Architecture, Modern Architecture, Tower Block, Greater London, Building Structure, Urban Planning

new-brutalism

Thamesmead 12, Area 1, London, Department of Architecture & Civic Design, Greater London Council, 1967-1974 Photo: Simon Phipps

Concrete nostalgia: Southmere estate, Thamesmead | Love London Council Housing Canterbury House, Council House, Vintage Apartment, Inside Outside, A Level Art, London Street, Filming Locations, Brutalist, Architecture

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