Gatwick Airport: the control tower seen from the taxi-way, showing the glazed octagonal steel control room atop

RIBApix ref no RIBA25239
Architect/DesignerYorke Rosenberg & Mardall
Artist/PhotographerPantlin, John (1917-2003)
CountryUK: England
CityGatwick
Subject Date1958
Image Date1958
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP256/127
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The buildings included in the first stage of development of the airport, completed in 1958, were the terminal building, operations blocks, centre pier and control tower.

Subject tags

steel, concrete, brickwork, towers, airports, Communications