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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 ...
Happy memories of Lower Jackwood Close
LOWER JACKWOOD CLOSE SE9 My family moved into 59 Lower Jackwood Close when I was 3 months old. We lived in ...
Happy times at Crowhill Street, Parkhouse, Glasgow
Hawksley BL8 Prefabs in Clee View, Ludlow
There were at least 10 pairs of semi-detached BL8 prefabs in Clee View, Ludlow. Two have lost one of their ...
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 ...
High Cross Road, Tottenham N17
Patricia contacted the Prefab Museum with photos of her family prefab at 3 High Cross Road, Tottenham, London N17. Many ...
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
Limbourne Avenue prefabs (sometimes referred to as Whalebone Lane South), Dagenham
Lockley Crescent, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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 31 St Peter's Road, Chadwell St Mary
Susie contacted the Prefab Museum. My mum Joan Tucker (nee Edwards) is writing a book and has mentioned prefabs, as her ...
Memories of Balham Prefabs
There were prefabs in Cloudesdale Road, London, SW17 up until the 1960s when small blocks (3 storeys) of flats were ...
Memories of Eileen Jolin
Memories of John Hawthorne. Hatfield, Hertfordshire
John submitted his photos of his family prefab on the large estate of prefabs in Hatfield, Hertfordshire. Many thanks to ...
Memories of Mount Florida, Glasgow
For football lovers in Scotland, Mount Florida is synonymous with the home of Scottish football, Hampden Park. Little did I ...
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