1960s British Social Housing

Below is a selection of images of British social housing in the 1960s.

For further image galleries, see: Inter-War1940s1950s1970s1980s self-builds or return to Homes Fit for People.

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RIBA2995-31St Enoch Station, Glasgow: arched roof over the platforms

RIBA2996-31Stokesay Castle, Shropshire: the gatehouse with the medieval great hall in the background

RIBA2997-31Necropolis, Pompeii, at sunset: funeral statue

RIBA2998-31Mr J Tyler's council flat, Poplar, London

RIBA2999-31Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte: the Great Canal and grotto

RIBA3000-31Allotments, Saffron Walden, Essex

RIBA3001-31Workers sitting on steps outside the Guildhall, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

RIBA3002-31Syon House, Isleworth, London: the Great Hall showing the half dome and the statue of Apollo Belvedere in the apse

RIBA3003-31Snowdon Aviary, London Zoo, Regent's Park, London: the end shearlegs and triangular end frames

RIBA3004-31Elizabeth Chesterton

RIBA3005-31Cathedral Church of St Michael, Coventry: the new cathedral rising above the ruins of the medieval cathedral

RIBA3006-31Houses in Bedford Park, Turnham Green, London

RIBA3007-32Finsbury Avenue Square, Broadgate, City of London: the south-west corner with the satirical bronze sculpture 'Rush Hour' by George Segal

RIBA3008-32Economist Building, 25 St James's Street, London

RIBA3010-32Lillington Gardens Estate, Pimlico, London

RIBA3011-32Elephant and Rhino House, London Zoo, Regent's Park, London

RIBA3012-32Museum of Contemporary Art, Niteroi

RIBA3013-32Museum of Contemporary Art, Niteroi

RIBA3014-32Museum of Contemporary Art, Niteroi

RIBA3015-32Museum of Contemporary Art, Niteroi

RIBA3016-32Museum of Contemporary Art, Niteroi

RIBA3017-32COPAN residential complex, Avenida Ipiranga, Sao Paulo, Brazil

RIBA3018-32Museum of Contemporary Art, Niteroi

RIBA3019-32Assembly Hall (Tiradentes), Latin America Memorial, Sao Paulo

RIBA3020-33Victor Civita Latin American Library, Latin American Memorial, Sao Paulo: the suspended footbridge

RIBA3021-33Victor Civita Latin American Library, Latin American Memorial, Sao Paulo

RIBA3022-33Latin American Memorial, Sao Paulo

RIBA3023-33Victor Civita Latin American Library with the "Bleeding Hand" sculpture in the foreground, Latin American Memorial, Sao Paulo

RIBA3024-33Sao Paulo Art Museum, Sao Paulo

RIBA3025-33Sao Paulo Art Museum, Sao Paulo