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UK- type listing of the English Pub:
The Guardian Newspaper online has a story about an initiative to nominate the typical English pub for UNESCO World Heritage status – by grouping numerous typical examples together under the banner of a “type” nomination. Other type listings including modernist examples have also succeeded, and this could be an interesting precedent for Australian modernism…. The Aussie Bowling Club perhaps??!!
Loss of ETA factory:
We received the news that the ETA Factory, designed by Frederic Romberg, 1958 has sadly been demolished.
Photos by Wolfgang Sievers
source Digital Picture Collection NLA