Holborn, Newcastle-under-Lyme

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Date:1955

Description:Taken in 1955 from the tower of St. Giles' Church this photograph shows the now demolished area of Holborn in 1935 . In the foreground of the picture the back gardens of the terraced houses can be seen. To the right of the picture in the background the Holborn Papermill can be seen, this was destroyed by fire in 1967 and although largely rebuilt sadly it no longer exists today. To the left of the photograph in the background the building used by D. Shenton, Haulage Contractor, Furniture Remover and Coal Agent is visible.


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1890s
Holborn Paper Mill, Newcastle-Under-Lyme
Holborn Paper Mill, Newcastle-Under-Lyme

Demolition of the old Holborn paper mill.

1910s
The Plough, Holborn, Newcastle-under-Lyme
The Plough, Holborn, Newcastle-under-Lyme

The Holborn area has now totally changed, with the ring road going through it. Here ...

1930s
Holborn, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Holborn, Newcastle-under-Lyme

This photograph taken from the tower of St. Giles' Church shows Holborn in 1930. ...

1950s
The Dog and Partridge, Newcastle under Lyme
The Dog and Partridge, Newcastle under Lyme

This pub stood on Lower Street until the A34 was built. It looks in a dilapidated ...

1970s
Corporation Cottages, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Corporation Cottages, Newcastle-under-Lyme

Rear view of Newcastle's first Council houses, built in 1915 Castle Hill Road.

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Donor ref:PA 62 (22/23141)

Source: Brampton Museum and Art Gallery, Newcastle under Lyme

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