Overspill estate


Overspill estate
The Darnhill estate near Heywood, Greater Manchester was originally built by Manchester Corporation between 1947 and the 1960s

An overspill estate is a housing estate planned and built for the rehousing of people from decaying inner city areas[1] usually as part of the process of slum clearance.[2]

See also

References

  1. ^ The St. Helier Estate
  2. ^ www.renewal.net/Documents/RNET/Case%2520Study/Participatoryrapidappraisal.doc

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