High-Rise Tower Blocks, East London

Lots of old housing with years of life left were demolished in East London in the 1960s and replaced with high-rise tower blocks like these.

The bricks (by J. W. Spear and Son Ltd.) arranged around the Meccano box lid represent the remaining old housing stock.

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