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Prédio Octávio Lobo
Baixa, Maputo, Mozambique

Amancio d’Alpoim Miranda (Pancho) GUEDES: Architect

Date:1967
Type:Flats with shops to street
Status:Extant
Street:Rua Consiglieri Pedroso

 


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Coordinates:
25°58'17.05" S 32°33'58.82" E

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[An insert in the catalogue of the exhibition "Pancho Guedes- a aventura da arquitectura, o desafio ao formalismo (the adventure of architecture, the challenge to formalism)" held in the Portuguese consulate in Maputo in March 2010]

Located on the Praca dos Trabalhadores or central station Plaza.

The uppermost floor has subsequently been filled in with unsympathetic façade. In the process the two concrete extentions have been obscured.

[Mike BELL, October 2010]

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.