SU9779 : Robert Taylor Library, Slough

taken 7 years ago, near to Upton, Slough, Great Britain

Robert Taylor Library, Slough
Robert Taylor Library, Slough
A bit of a stand-out in Slough. Pevsner calls it "the most sophisticated building in the town centre, excellently fulfilling its purpose". It could perhaps be described as Brutalist-lite. A cube of concrete, Portland stone and tinted glass. Built 1973-74 to the designs of the County Architect, F.B. Pooley.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 26 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 18 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Public buildings and spaces  Educational sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 9754 7993 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.5934N 0:35.7528W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 9758 7987
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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1950s-1970s Architecture 

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