Vanished neighbourhoods: the areas lost to urban renewal
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Some of the world’s most fascinating neighbourhoods from Chicago to Shanghai have been razed by regeneration – and it’s not just the buildings that go

The wave of urban renewal that swept the world in the 20th century gave us inner-city highways, modernist downtown malls and high-rise housing projects. It destroyed countless fine-grained, human-scaled neighbourhoods.

We lost more than just physical buildings. Each of these communities contained something less tangible – neighbourhoods like these...

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