Prefabricated buildings under construction at Kentish Town: 20th century
© Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London
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Prefabricated buildings under construction, Kentish Town. After the foundations had been laid, these prefabricated buildings could be erected in just four and a half days. Henry Grant photographed the concrete partition walls being lowered into position on site in Kentish Town. Once completed, the maisonette blocks with their external stairwells stood in contrast to the surrounding Victorian terraces.
1951 AD - 1975 AD