File LSBU/7/3/17 - South Bank Technopark

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South Bank Technopark


  • 1980s, 2006 (Creation)

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70 photographs, 58 negatives, 2 digital images

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As a result of the Further and Higher Education Act 1992 thirty-five polytechnics were permitted to become universities. South Bank Polytechnic was one such institution and as a result was redesignated South Bank University.

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The photographs and negatives show the time capsule being buried, construction of the building, the official openings of both phases, the exterior of the new building, offices, board room and reception area, internal garden, a Technopark cake made by the National Bakery School and Technopark building models and schemes. The digital images show the Technopark exterior in the early twenty-first century.

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  • English

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colour and black and white photographs and negatives

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