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    St Martin's Church, Tipton, c. 1900s


    Added by @iamtimbo 5 years ago / Views: 6696
    In Gallery: Staffordshire Miscellaneous

    This iteration of St Martin's Church in Tipton was known locally as the 'pepperpot' (for obvious reasons!), and was opened in 1795, closing in the...

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    Odeon Cinema, Cleveleys, Blackpool, 1935


    Added by @iamtimbo 7 years ago / Views: 932
    In Gallery: Odeon Cinema, Cleveleys, 1935

    The film 'Sanders of the River' would seem to date this picture to 1935. The cinema became a bingo hall, and was ultimately demolished in 2010.

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    Wimborne Road, Winton, Bournemouth, c. 1900


    Added by @iamtimbo 3 years ago / Views: 1071
    In Gallery: Dorset Miscellaneous

    This shot is taken looking north along Wimborne Road at the junction with Talbot Road (on the left). The building on the immediate right is now...

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    J J Allen's Auxiliary Depository, Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth, c. 1920


    Added by @iamtimbo 7 years ago / Views: 3585
    In Gallery: Dorset Miscellaneous

    Taken looking north along Holdenhurst Road, showing J J Allen's Depository, along with the many shops fronting the street. Shops discernible...

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    High Street, Chatham, c. 1900s


    Added by @iamtimbo 5 years ago / Views: 3386
    In Gallery: Kent Miscellaneous

    The High Street is virtually unrecognisable in this picture, with so much modernisation having been carried out in the intervening century. A...

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    Imperial Hotel, Bournemouth, c. 1880s


    Added by @iamtimbo 5 years ago / Views: 1403
    In Gallery: Dorset Miscellaneous

    This picture is taken from "A Descriptive Guide to Bournemouth, Christchurch, Wimborne and Corfe Castle", published in 1890, dating it to the very...

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    St. Saviour's Church, Saltley, c. 1897


    Added by @iamtimbo 7 years ago / Views: 1453
    In Gallery: Images from The Making of Birmingham..., c. 1897

    Image taken from the 'Illustrated Midland Business Review and View Album. Special edition for the district of East Birmingham, with part of Aston,...

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    Kodak Factory, Harrow, London, c. 1900s


    Added by @iamtimbo 7 years ago / Views: 2456
    In Gallery: London Miscellaneous

    This photograph taken in the Developing and Printing Department shows women retouching glass negatives. Taking photographs was becoming far more...

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    The Crown Hotel & 'Lillies of the Valley', Wimborne Minster, c. 1910


    Added by @iamtimbo 5 years ago / Views: 3836
    In Gallery: Dorset Miscellaneous

    A detailed close-up of the front of the Crown Hotel - where Costa Coffee and Barclays are now - complete with coachmen and footmen on hand. The...

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    Chestnut Avenue, Walderslade, c. 1910s


    Added by @iamtimbo 5 years ago / Views: 1253
    In Gallery: Kent Miscellaneous

    The date on this image is a complete guess, as there is so little in the picture to go on. Now heavily developed for residential use, in this...

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