14th August 2002

28 Shad Thames, London SE1 2YD

10 years before Tate Modern opened its Turbine Hall to the public, pretty much the only cultural draw to the then underdeveloped former dockland areas around Tower and London Bridges was Terence Conran’s Design Museum, rehoused in 1989 from a little nook in the V&A to a former banana warehouse on Shad Thames (& at…