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Social areas of Plymouth

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posted on 27.05.2019, 00:00 authored by Hilary WinchesterHilary Winchester
Plymouth is a city of a quarter of a million peopie and is the largest urban centre in the Southwest peninsula. The major industrial base is the Naval Dockyard, and there is still an important armed services presence in and around the city. During the war the dockyard area suffered enormous bomb damage, and the city ::1.s a whole was the worst-affected principal centre in England (Brayshay 1983). As a consequence, much of the city has been totally replanned and rebuilt, but areas of much older housing still remaln.

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Editor

Maguire DJ; Brayshay M

Parent Title

Field excursions in the Plymouth Region

Start Page

127

End Page

144

Number of Pages

18

ISBN-10

0946309019

ISBN-13

9780946309016

Publisher

Straw Barnes Press

Place of Publication

Nottinghamshire, UK.

Peer Reviewed

No

Open Access

No

External Author Affiliations

Plymouth Polytechnic, UK

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No

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