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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RIBA3439-58Great Mosque (Mezquita), Cordoba: the forest of columns

 
RIBA3440-58Eames House, 206 Chautauqua Way, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles

 
RIBA3441-58Eden Project, Bodelva, Cornwall


RIBA3443-59Empire State Building, 350 5th Avenue, New York

 
RIBA3445-59Karl-Marx-Hof and Svoboda-Hof, Vienna

 
RIBA3446-59Haughwout Building, 488-492 Broadway, New York


RIBA3447-59Royal National Theatre, South Bank, London: the terraces surmounted by the fly towers of the Olivier theatre on the left, and that of the Lyttleton on the right

 
RIBA3448-59John Dando Sedding

 
RIBA3449-59Coty Factory, Great West Road, London


RIBA3450-59Housing, Queen Elizabeth Square, Hutchesontown C, Gorbals, Glasgow: concrete pylons

 
RIBA3451-59Falmer House, University of Sussex, Falmer: the moated quadrangle looking towards the dining hall

 
RIBA3452-59Old Barn, Common Road, Stanmore, London: house seen from the garden


RIBA3453-59Royal Liver Building, Pier Head, Liverpool

 
RIBA3454-59Bus station for London Transport, Newbury Park, Redbridge, London

 
RIBA3455-59"Seco" temporary bungalow


RIBA3456-59Ideal House / National Radiator Building, Great Marlborough Street, London

 
RIBA3457-59Public toilet and florist, Westbourne Grove and Colville Road, London

 
RIBA3459-60Palais Garnier (Opera de Paris), Place de l'Opera, Paris


RIBA3460-60Piazza d'Italia, New Orleans

 
RIBA3463-60Expiatory Church of the Sagrada Familia, Barcelona

 
RIBA3465-60All Saints, Margaret Street, Fitzrovia, London


RIBA3466-60Stave church from Gol, Norwegian Folk Museum, Oslo

 
RIBA3467-60Battersea 'A' Power Station, London: chimney floodlit

 
RIBA3468-609 Stock Orchard Street (the 'straw bale house'), Islington, London


RIBA3469-60Houses, Taos Pueblo, northern New Mexico

 
RIBA3470-60Little Moreton Hall, Cheshire

 
RIBA3472-61Villa Rotonda (Villa Almerico Capra), Vicenza


RIBA3474-61Torre Asinelli and Torre Garisenda, Bologna

 
RIBA3475-61Basilica of Maxentius (or Constantine), via dei Fori Imperiali, the Forum, Rome: the remains of the central nave covered by three groin vaults

 
RIBA3477-61Chartres Cathedral: nave flying buttresses