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Spring Lecture Series - Pile it High the Story of the Skyscraper in Britain - Fully Booked




The Gallery, 70 Cowcross St

Thursday 20th February 2020, 6.30pm

The Gallery, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ

Speaker: Elain Harwood


There are lots of laws and unofficial agreements governing the height of London’s buildings, lots of myths and stories, but no real guide. Elain Harwood, senior architectural investigator at Historic England and co-editor of the Society’s journal, Twentieth Century Architecture, will fill the gap.


Tickets: £8.00 members/£12.00 non-members/£5.00 students (with valid Student ID), including a glass of wine. Publications will be on sale on the night.