The Twentieth Century Society

Events Photos

Tales of the Thames Valley

Alan Powers led a tour of 20th century architecture along the Thames Valley on Saturday 11th August 2012. The day included visits to Maidenhead library, St. Crispin’s School, Wokingham, Sandham Memorial Chapel, Burghclere, Carmel College, Mongewell Park and the Stanley Spencer Gallery, Cookham. Click on the image to see the set of photos by Andrew Boddington on Flickr.

 

Putney Pedestrian

Ian McInnes and Peter Wilson led a tour around Putney on Saturday 4th August 2012. The tour included visits to the Windermere Housing development, Heath Rise, Colebrook Close, Manor Fields Estate and the Elliot School, a current casework project for the society. Click on the image to see the full set of photos by Laurence Mackman on Flickr.

 

South London Sports

In response to the London Olympics, Ian McInnes and Christina Malathouni led a tour of sporting venues in South London on Saturday 7th July 2012. The tour included visits to the Temple Bowling, Croquet and Social Club, the Brockwell Lido, the Herne Hill Velodrome and the Crystal Palace Park and National Recreation Centre. Click on the image to see the full set of photos by Laurence Mackman on Flickr.

Upminster – The Garden Suburb

John Goodier led a tour around Upminster on Saturday 23rd June 2012. The tour included visits to St. Laurence, All Saints and Upminster Baptist Churches as well as Upminster Library, the South Essex Crematorium, Art Deco shops and various examples of suburban housing. Click on the image to see the full set of photos by Laurence Mackman on Flickr.

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Surrey Quays

A walk led by John Goodier around the Surrey Quays on Saturday 31st March 2012. The walk included highlights such as Canada Water Station and library, a shopping centre, Bascule Bridge, a watersports Centre, Holy Trinity Church, Russia Dock Nature Reserve and Bacon College as well a number of c20 housing developments. Click on the image to see the full set of photographs by Steve Cadman on Flickr.

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Civic Plunge Revisited

A tour of town talls in London led by John East and Nicola Rutt on Saturday 24th March 2012. The tour included visits to St. Pancras, Stoke Newington, Hackney, Islington, Brent, Hornsey, Tottenham, Walthamstow, Dagenham and Bethnal Green town halls. Click on the image to see the full set of photographs by Steve Cadman on Flickr.

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