NOTES: This girder bridge, originally named Alexandra Bridge after Alexandra of Denmark who was then Princess of Wales, was built for the South Eastern Railway. It was designed by Sir John Hawkshaw and engineered by Sir John Wolfe-Barry. It crosses the River Thames between Southwark Bridge and London Bridge.
Greater London Council. Department of Architecture & Civic Design
NOTES: This housing scheme on a former aerodrome site was carried out jointly by the GLC, the London Borough of Barnet and the Ministry of Defence. Housing for up to 10 000 people was provided by single-storey, two bedroom courtyard houses to three-storey, four bedroom houses with integral garages, and high-rise blocks in the centre along with new retailing and commercial facilities. Sir Roger Walters was the Chief Architect and Gordon Wigglesworth was the Housing Architect.