Collection: Greater London Council and London County Council

1970 - 1989
Covent Garden, City Of Westminster, Greater London Authority, WC2
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Denham Court, Denham, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire
St Katherines Dock, Wapping, Tower Hamlets, Greater London Authority, E1
St Thomas' Hospital, Lambeth Palace Road, Lambeth, Greater London Authority, SE1
Collection containing Photographic and Graphic material
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Collection of photographs and other material from the Greater London Council and the London County Council. Sites include schools, country houses and ecclesiastical sites. The collection covers mainly the home counties. The prints are annotated 'Statutory Groups Print Collection' or GLC Historic Buildings Division Works Section prints'. Some batches of prints are marked as unidentified. Second acquisition includes significant material on the market buildings at Covent Garden, including reduced copies of 19th century architectural drawings.

Third acquisition of oversize material annotated 'Statutory Groups Print Collection' transferred to the NMR on closure of Savile Row Office in 2006. View links for a list of sites relating to this acquisition. Some series within this collection are catalogued to series level only. Some aspects of the collection have outline catalogue records only.

Archival History

Received from Simon Wartnaby, English Heritage London Division. Photographs arranged by site in files.Second acquisition from Simon Wartnaby, June 2005. Photographs and plans arranged in envelopes. Third acquisition via English Heritage London Region, July 2005.Includes 100 mounted prints.


This Collection is divided into 7 Child Series
This Collection contains the following materials:
Photograph (Print): 150
Photograph (Print): 15
Photograph (Print): 100
Photograph (Print): 3,300
Measured Drawing: 50


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