By the early 1980s, Orchard Park in Hull was described as ‘one of the poorest peripheral estates in Britain’. (1) Anne Power was describing its relative affluence – or lack of it – but for many people her words would also reflect a judgment on the quality of the design and build of the estate. […]

via Orchard Park, Hull, Part I: ‘One of the poorest peripheral estates in Britain’ — Municipal Dreams

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