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Finsbury Health Centre, Pine Street, Finsbury, London: elevated general view

RIBA Ref No RIBA4823
Architect/DesignerLubetkin & Tecton
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1938
Image Date1938
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference5037/28 / MAL3153
OrientationLandscape
Colour InfoBlack and white
CreditRIBA Collections
SubjectHealth centres
NOTES: The Finsbury Health Centre was an attempt to rationalize the borough's health provision by providing on a single site a wide range of facilities, the needs of some of which could alter radically with time. Tecton's masterly solution to the complex circulation patterns such a multi-functional building entailed was hailed by architectural and medical critics alike as a prototype and a radical break with traditional health provision. The building is Grade I listed and was partly restored in the 1990s.
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