British Iron & Steel Foundation House, Northolt, London

British Iron & Steel Foundation House, Northolt, London
Photograph taken July 1947 © Copyright Crown copyright.NMR ref: h200/1

By the end of WW2 there was a severe shortage of housing in Britain. It lead to the Ministry of Works developing a Temporary Housing Programme between 1944 and 1948. This picture shows the construction of one of the project houses.

Location

Greater London Northolt

Period

1940s (1946 - 1949)

Tags

housing war construction prefab 1940s (1946 - 1949) ww2 wwii