Over Street, ready for demolition

Photo:Over Street in 1958

Over Street in 1958

Reproduced with kind permission from Brighton and Hove Museums

Saved from demolition

By Peter Crowhurst, North Laine resident

This is a photographic print of 27-28 Over Street, Brighton. It is an elevated view of the backs of several houses.

This photograph was commissioned by the Environmental Health department of Brighton Borough Council. It formed part of a visual record of areas considered for slum clearance.

[Reproduced with permission from Brighton and Hove Museums website]

This page was added on 06/04/2008.
Comments/reviews:

Hi, can anyone tell me more about this planned demolition? What was being demolished and why didn't it proceed? Thanks.

By Jonathan
On 08/11/2010

Jonathan: This article gives some background. It's in the 20th century history section of the site.

By Anne Fletcher
On 12/11/2010

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