Market Square, Rugeley

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Date:1973 - 1978 (c.)

Description:This view taken in Market Square looks north towards Market Street in Rugeley. In later years this area became pedestrianised, however, most of the buildings in this scene remain. On the left is a shop which was built in the mid-19th century for Harris & Sons Ironmongers and adjacent is George Blagg's Ironmongers shop. Across the road is the Shrewsbury Arms Hotel and on the right a Co-Op Supermarket (later known as Iceland).


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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, ...

1930s
Jazz Band, Rugeley Carnival
Jazz Band, Rugeley Carnival

A Jazz Band group are pictured alongside their float in Rugeley. The event is not ...

1950s
The Perry School of Dance and the Chase Players, Rugeley
The Perry School of Dance and the Chase Players, Rugeley

Left to right: Jeanne Crutchley, Brenda Tranter, Susan Large, Denise Doran, Sandra ...

1970s
Market Street, Rugeley
Market Street, Rugeley

This view of delivery lorries in Market Street looks south towards the Market Square ...

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Creators: Miss Dorothy Roberts - Contributor

Donor ref:BM-DR-120 (192/38448)

Source: Mr Bob Metcalfe

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