Factory unit, Astmoor Industrial Estate, Runcorn New Town, Cheshire

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RIBApix ref no RIBA62550
Architect/DesignerRoche, Fred Lloyd (1931-1992)
Artist/PhotographerStreet-Porter, Tim
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1969
Image Date1969
Library ReferenceAP/MP3/134 (TSP, 26G, 25)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is one of the images taken for 'Manplan 3: Town Workshop' in Architectural Review, vol. 146, 1969 Nov. Fred Lloyd Roche was the Chief Architect and Planning Officer for the Runcorn Development Corporation from 1963 and was repsonsible for the implementation of its Masterplan, devised with Arthur Ling, until 1970.

Subject tags

steel, factories, brickwork, workers, new towns, aluminium, machinery