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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
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 ...
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 ...
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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My father , Frederick Hemmings ,was a Warrant Officer in the Royal Army Service Corps and discharged from the British Army ...
Eisenhower Drive prefab estate.
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.
Hainault, Winter 1947
This photo was taken in the front garden of 370 New North Road, Hainault in the winter of 1947. My ...
Happy times at Crowhill Street, Parkhouse, Glasgow
Hawksley BL8 Prefabs in Lower Bullingham, Hereford
As of June 2020, all but one of the 73 Hawksley BL8 prefabs in Lower Bullingham, Hereford, have been re-roofed ...
Howard Steel Houses in Stafford
Bob contacted the Prefab Museum about his prefab house in Merrivale Road, Stafford. He sent some old photos which he ...
Islington Crescent prefabs, Wood End
These are the prefabs that were at Tamworth Road and Islington Crescent, Wood End, Warwickshire. These were located in a ...
Kingsbury’s Post-War Prefab Homes, an illustrated talk
Memories from a childhood in Cheadle Hulme
I was really pleased to discover the Prefab Museum. The photographs and articles have stirred up childhood memories of life ...
Memories of 2a St Paul’s Way, Mile End , Stepney
I lived here in the mid 60’s as a small boy with my brother and parents . Sadly , I ...
Memories of Balham Prefabs
There were prefabs in Cloudesdale Road, London, SW17 up until the 1960s when small blocks (3 storeys) of flats were ...
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