For this week’s Film Fridays we’re going to Barking in the later1960s/early 1970s with a film created by the council and showing some of the redevelopment in the area. Beginning at Boundary Road we see the development of the Gascoigne area and some of the roads and buildings demolished to make way for new buildings.
There’s a lot going on in the area again now, but maybe you remember it from the 1960s or are suprised by the changes to the area? As always, please share your thoughts and memories in the comments below.
The film has no sound.
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