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Journal Article

Journal TitleConstruction
Article Title80 at 80 : 1930s and 1940s : building the new suburbs
Editor(s)Foley, Brian
DateAugust / September 2015
Contentphotos, text
Note(s)Aiming to tackle the housing crisis in Dublin city, the first part of a new public housing scheme by Dublin Corporation was completed in Crumlin South in 1940 and comprised over 1,000 homes. The second phase, Crumlin North, comprised 2,416 houses and was completed in 1945 after being delayed by WW2.
Subject(s)suburbs ; social housing ; suburban houses ; public housing ; concrete ; housing development ; slums
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  • Crumlin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland