modsocs A-Z of modern manchester

modsocs A-Z of modern manchester


an alphabet of 20th century greater manchester architecture, from the manchester modernist society. in regular instalments from aldine to zochonis.

C is for CIS

CPosted by Jack Hale Fri, August 31, 2012 09:27:45

CIS Building (Co-operative Insurance Society)

Gordon Tait / G S Hay 1962

Grade II Listed

Miller Street


M60 0DL

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C is for Cenotaph

CPosted by Eddy Rhead Fri, June 17, 2011 20:56:44
Cenotaph, St Peters Square

Sir Edwin Lutyens 1924

Transport For Greater Manchester and Manchester City Council, in their wisdom, are proposing to move the Grade II* listed Cenotaph to accommodate the Second City Crossing for Metrolink. The Manchester Modernist Society are strongly opposed to this idea and if you too feel strongly about this we would very much appreciate you add your views to the consultation. The consultation document can be found here

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C is for Crematorium

CPosted by Eddy Rhead Tue, December 21, 2010 23:00:17

North Manchester Crematorium, L C Howitt - City Architect, 1959

Victoria Avenue, Manchester

M9 8JP

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