Canning Town Butchers Road
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Later phases of development, undertaken in the mid-1950s, housing was introduced with flats and maisonettes in blocks grouped around green spaces. This phase the L.C.C mould of loose planning on the ground, preserving some c19 street patterns and introducing patterns to enliven the streetscape
Point blocks introduced, first by West Ham Council c. 1961-4 all of eleven storeys
St. Cedd like the continental friars’ church 1938-9 by H O'Neil. Damaged by fire in 1995, derelict 2003.
1a E13 MIX. Purpose built youth centre, performance space, chill room etc etc
Keir Hardie Methodist Church, 1960. Contemporary with later phases of Kier Hardie Estate.
Fords Park Road
Today only example of point blocks UPBA from 1966 remains smaller Borough uncil designed towers have replaced them.
In the 1940s redevelopment Attempts were made to retain the traditional shopping centres of the old district along Freemason's Road but these were never very successful.
Freemason’s Estate. point blocks by UPBA of 1966. the notorious eight 23-storey towers built for the London Borough of Newham, using the Larsen-Neilsen system
Ronan Point in which a gas explosion caused partial collapse marked the beginning of a two-decade campaign – which the towers were demolished but achieved only after 1986.
Admiral’s Reach development replaces the Freemason’s Estate
Canning Town Recreation Ground On the south side of the Beckton Road. Terence MacMillan Stadium.
Hallsville primary school. This was agate street and the school is whre 600 or so people will killed in a bo,bing raid because the coavches went to the wrong placve. Sp,me of them may be burie under the school still.
Approach to high-density housing of the same in the small houses. These used an experimental timber and grid (known as 5M). Designed by A. Winter Cox in association with T.E. North in 1961-4