20 memories of how modern-day Buckland took shape

The area of Buckland underwent a huge transformation during the late 60s and 70s – with thousands of people moving into newly-built homes.

Thursday, 14th May 2020, 11:00 am
Updated Thursday, 14th May 2020, 11:21 am
Buckland in January 1973
Buckland in January 1973

We have had a look through the archives to find some stunning photos of the redevelopment, and how the face of Buckland has changed in the years since.

Buckland Community Centre in 1993

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Droxford House in February 1990
Buckland in July 1974
Buckland being developed in January 1972
Mayo Close in Buckland in January 1973
Pickwick House in Wingfield Street in December 1987
Merry Row in Buckland in October 1987
Buckland in August 1973
Tower blocks in March 1996
Buckland being developed in June 1972
Buckland in April 1975
Buckland in September 1972
Northbrook Close in March 1973
Bucklandin March 1996
Kilmiston Close in July 1988
Buckland in July 1974
Stirling Street in June 1985
Concrete stairs and alleyways off Sultan Road in February 1995
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