The Growth and Development of Barcelona
Stage 7: 1940 - 1975

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Roman nucleus
Expansion around Roman nucleus
El Raval suburb expansion
Barceloneta planned New Town
Early Industrial Revolution factories
Eixample Garden City early expansion
Eixample Garden City later expansion
Post Industrial Revolution industrial and residential expansion
1940-1975 industrial and residential expansion
Main zones of self-construction (shanties)
Industrial estates created through government initiatives since 1950





Source: De Barcino a Barcelona 1992 Barcelona Contemporary Culture Centre