Designs for post-war reconstruction of the City of London: elevation showing buildings fronting onto the River Thames between Blackfriars and Southwark bridges

RIBApix ref no RIBA41484
Architect/DesignerHolden & Holford
Artist/PhotographerLudford, Cyril (d. 1959)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1946
Image Date1946
ViewExterior
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA1423/AHP[85](57)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: A third of the City's buildings were destroyed by aerial attack between September 1940 and March 1945. This design is one of a number produced by Holden & Holford between 1945 and 1955 for the proposed reconstruction of the City of London following World War II.

Subject tags

towns & cities, riverside buildings, cathedrals, domes, rivers