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Celebrating Britain’s post-war prefabs and their residents
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Elisabeth Blanchet is a photo-journalist and has written two books on prefabs and is currently writing a third book commissioned ...
Aerial map of post war prefabs where I was born. Shrublands, Shirley, Surrey
Airey Houses in Clee View and Whitbread Road, Ludlow
There are 22 pairs of semi-detached two-storey Airey houses in Clee View (16) and the adjacent Whitbread Road in Ludlow ...
Airey houses in Leicestershire
Emma photographed these unaltered Airey Houses in Ashby Folville, Leicestershire. Many thanks to Emma.
AIROH prefabs in Beattie Avenue, Hereford
The first stage of the demolition and replacement of the 41 AIROH prefabs in Beattie Avenue, Hereford, has begun. The ...
Arcon MkV in Algiers, North Africa
This photo is of my late father Leslie Hocken taken outside a sample Arcon MkV prefab sent to Algiers for ...
Arcon Prefabs around Ashby-de-la-Zouch
I would like to report a small number of pre-fabricated “Arcon” houses, located around Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire. I have currently located ...
Besson Street, London SE14
This was our prefab in Besson Street, New Cross Gate, south east London. We moved in when they were new, ...
BISF Houses in Harrow, London
John took some photos of a large BISF (British Iron and Steel Federation) estate of houses in Harrow Weald. The ...
BISF Houses, Hereford
Twenty-five pairs of BISF semi-detached houses can be found in Cagebrook Avenue (13) and Beattie Avenue (12), Hereford. Externally, most ...
Chancellor's Road on film
Here at Reelstreets we like to bring to your attention any commercially distributed film that shows footage of Prefabs, particularly ...
Christmas in the prefabs
Winter came early to to the prefab where I lived in Deal, Kent, as an only child after the last war.
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Cornish three-storey blocks of flats in Hunderton Road, Hereford
There are a group of four Cornish three-storey blocks of flats in Hunderton Road, Hereford. All four appear externally well-maintained.
Cornish three-storey blocks of flats in Oak Crescent, Hereford
Hereford still has at least 16 Cornish three-storey blocks of flats. Four of them are in Oak Crescent, adjacent to ...
Cornish three-storey blocks of flats in River View, Putson, Hereford
There are six Cornish three-storey blocks of flats at River View, Putson, on the edge of the River Wye. There ...
My father , Frederick Hemmings ,was a Warrant Officer in the Royal Army Service Corps and discharged from the British Army ...
Eisenhower Drive prefab estate.
Essex Square, Salisbury, Wiltshire
Keith emailed the Prefab Museum about the prefab he lived in, in Essex Square, Salisbury. I was one-and-a-half when we moved ...
EVOLUTION OF PREFAB TIMBER SWEDISH HOUSES IN UK FROM PROTOTYPE IN SWEDEN
First to Live in a Prefab
My mother and father lived at 250a Richmond Road, Hackney, London E.9 from 1944/45. I believe they must have been ...
French Aircraft Carrier 'Dixmude' loading prefabs at Newport Docks, probably in 1946.
From Andrew’s book, Secret Newport.
Front garden of 845 Yardley Wood Road, the Valley Prefabs
Hainault, Winter 1947
This photo was taken in the front garden of 370 New North Road, Hainault in the winter of 1947. My ...
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