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.

L is for Leach Rhodes Walker

LPosted by Jack Hale Fri, February 18, 2011 12:39:18

Leach Rhodes Walker Architects

New Bailey Street

Salford M3 5AA

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K is for Kantorowich

KPosted by Eddy Rhead Fri, February 11, 2011 09:59:17
The Humanities Building Bridgeford Street aka The Kantorowich Building

Kantorowich, Schonegevel & Skace 1970

M13 9PL

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J is for Jodrell

JPosted by Jack Hale Fri, February 04, 2011 08:26:28

Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics, University of Manchester

Bernard Lovell and Charles Husband, 1957

Macclesfield SK11 9DL

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I is for ICI Blackley

IPosted by Eddy Rhead Thu, January 27, 2011 23:10:07
Hexagon House - now Hexagon Tower

Built for ICI

Richard Seifert and Partners 1971

Mill Brow, Crumpsall, Manchester

M9 8ES

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H is for Holden

HPosted by Jack Hale Fri, January 21, 2011 09:37:26

Charles Holden, born Bolton 1875

Lead Architect for London Underground in the 1930's

Arnos Grove Station

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G is for Garage

GPosted by Eddy Rhead Fri, January 14, 2011 00:09:00
Wythenshawe Bus Garage

1939 - 42

Manchester City Architects Dept: Chief Architect - G Noel Hill

Bradnor Road, Manchester

M15 6FH

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F is for Frazer

FPosted by Jack Hale Fri, January 07, 2011 09:50:49

House for George Best, Frazer Crane, 1970

Blossoms Lane, Bramhall


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E is for Extension

EPosted by Eddy Rhead Fri, December 31, 2010 21:40:26

Manchester Town Hall Extension, E Vincent Harris 1938

St.Peter's Square, Manchester

M60 2LA

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D is for Dental

DPosted by Jack Hale Mon, December 27, 2010 16:01:12

Manchester University Dental School by Bale, Edward Stewart, 1940

Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester

M15 6FH

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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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B is for Bernard

BPosted by Jack Hale Tue, December 21, 2010 12:16:19

Bernard House, by Covell, Matthews & Partners, 1965

Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester

M1 4BD


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A is for Aldine

APosted by Jack Hale Tue, December 21, 2010 12:01:24

Aldine House, by Leach Rhodes Walker, 1967

New Bailey Street, Salford

M3 5EU

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