Market Street, Rugeley

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Date:1975 - 1985 (c.)

Description:This view of delivery lorries in Market Street looks south towards the Market Square in Rugeley. In later years this area was pedestrianised, however, most of the buildings in this scene remain and left to right they are: the Shrewsbury Arms Hotel, a Co-Op Supermarket (later known as Iceland), John Keys shop, the Cabin public house (later known as the Vaults) and Paris House, children’s wear shop (above are the offices of the Stafford Railway Building Society),


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1900s
The Shrewsbury Arms Hotel, Rugeley
The Shrewsbury Arms Hotel, Rugeley

A postcard view of the Shrewsbury Arms Hotel on Market Place, formerly The Talbot, ...

1920s
Lower Brook Street, Rugeley
Lower Brook Street, Rugeley

This postcard view was published by Wood's Series, Rugeley.

1940s
Town Hall and Market Hall, Rugeley
Town Hall and Market Hall, Rugeley

A postcard view taken in Anson Street, Rugeley, with the Town Hall and Market Hall ...

1950s
The Perry School of Dance, Rugeley
The Perry School of Dance, Rugeley

Pictured are the front and back pages from a programme for the Perry School of Dance’s ...

1970s
Demolition of Rugeley Town Hall and Market Hall
Demolition of Rugeley Town Hall and Market Hall

This photograph captures the demolition of Rugeley Town Hall and the Market Hall ...

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Creators: Miss Dorothy Roberts - Contributor

Donor ref:BM-DR-118 (192/38447)

Source: Mr Bob Metcalfe

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