During the early 1980s a number of Urban Development Corporations were established in English cities, their objective being the economic regeneration of declining urban areas. With the certain replacement of some of the built environment, it was decided by The Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, to carry out a rapid recording exercise in several UDC areas. Surveys were conducted in Bristol; the Black Country; Leeds; Sheffield; Teeside; Tyne and Wear, with this particular project concentrating on Teeside and resulting in the publication 'An Architectural Survey of Urban Development Areas. Teeside',(RCHME 1993).
The archive for each area covered by RCHME comprises a summary record of all buildings of historical or architectural interest dating from before 1945.
Material received from RCHME staff
This is part of the Collection: RCH01 Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England (RCHME) Archive
This Series contains the following materials:
© Crown Copyright. Historic England Archive
People & Organisations
Creator of Archive: Rchme
Please update your browser
Our website works best with the latest version of the browsers below, unfortunately your browser is not supported. Using an old browser means that some parts of our website might not work correctly.