Home Home

 
Index...

Search this site:
 
Page

1950s

Now let's jump forward another couple of decades to the 1950s. Gone was the rubble, and in were the buildings forming the "brave new world" of post-war Coventry. Once again, this gave rise to many new postcards being published - especially the all new Broadgate and the Precinct. Some people might be surprised to recognise a few features that saw little change since the pre-war reconstruction.
 
Hovering your mouse cursor over the arrowed areas will change the photo in the corner to reflect what would have been in view at each place.
1955-bayleyla-stmikes-011955-bayleyla-stmikes-021955-bgate-trinityst-011955-bgate-trinityst-021955-bgate-trinityst-031955-bgate-trinityst-041955-bgate-trinityst-051955-bgate-sw-011955-bgate-sw-021955-bgate-sw-031955-bgate-e-011955-bgate-e-021955-bgate-e-031955-bgate-e-041955-bgate-ne-011955-bgate-ne-021955-bgate-ne-031955-bgate-ne-041955-greyfriarsgreen-s-011955-greyfriarsgreen-s-021955-greyfriarsgreen-s-031955-greyfriarsla-n-011955-greyfriarsla-n-021955-halesst-trinityst-011955-halesst-trinityst-021955-halesst-trinityst-031955-halesst-trinityst-041955-hertfdst-n-011955-hertfdst-n-021955-hertfdst-n-031955-imngrow-se-011955-imngrow-se-021955-imngrow-se-031955-jrdnwell-ne-011955-jrdnwell-ne-021955-smthfdway-se-011955-smthfdway-se-021955-smthfdway-se-031955-prioryrow-w-011955-prioryrow-w-021955-prioryrow-w-031955-prioryst-stmikes-011955-prioryst-stmikes-021955-prioryst-stmikes-031955-cathruins-int-011955-cathruins-int-021955-cathruins-int-031955-precinct-e-011955-precinct-e-021955-precinct-e-031955-trinityst-s-011955-trinityst-s-021955-trinityst-s-031955-trinityst-s-041955-trinityst-n-011955-trinityst-n-021955-trinityst-n-031955-trinityst-n-041955-trinity-bgate-011955-trinity-bgate-021955-trinity-bgate-031955-trinity-bgate-041955-warkrd-hertfdst-n-011955-warkrd-hertfdst-n-021955-warkrd-hertfdst-n-03
How Coventry looked in the 1950s
If your screen resolution is only 800 x 600 pixels, and you're having difficulty fitting the whole map on your monitor,
try pressing F11 on your keyboard to enlarge the browser area. (Pressing F11 again will restore the window.)


 
Previous page:
Late 1930s
This page:
1950s
 
 
 
Associated pages....
Home | How this site began | Bibliography | About me | My music | Admin | 1605 | Steve's website | Orland family website
Top of the page
HTML5
2,033,476
Counter by Rob Orland

This page last updated on 16th April 2017