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Stafford Street, Brewood

The three-storeyed Gothick house seen at the end of this street is Speedwell Castle. It was paid for by proceeds won from betting on 'Speedwell', a horse owned by the Duke of Bolton. Speedwell Castle ...

Sunday School Centenary Celebrations, Stafford,

Wesley Methodist Church Sunday School centenary celebrations on the Market Square. In the centre is the Jubilee Fountain, erected in 1887 to mark Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee. It was demolished ...

T Room, Alton Towers

A postcard view of the Long Gallery or ”T” Room looking south to the Drawing Room and House Conservatory when it was used as a refreshment room. Following the 1924 sale many of the state rooms including ...

Talbot Gallery, Alton Towers

The Talbot Gallery at Alton Towers. Alton Towers was the home of the Talbot family, Earls of Shrewsbury. It was built between about 1810 and 1852. The 15th Earl began adapting an existing 16th ...

The Corkscrew Roller Coaster, Alton Towers

A postcard view of Alton Towers and in the background is the Corkscrew roller coaster which operated on the site from around 1980 to 2008. Alton Towers was the home of the Talbot family, Earls of ...

The Gardens Entrance, Alton Towers

A postcard view of the entrance to the Gardens and the Memorial to the 15th Earl of Shrewsbury at Alton Towers. The Memorial was erected in about 1830 by his nephew John, the 16th Earl. It is a copy of ...

The Gardens, Alton Towers

A postcard view from the top of the Cascade looking east over the Gardens towards the Gothic Prospect Tower (top centre left). Alton Towers was the home of the Talbot family, Earls of Shrewsbury. It ...

The Gardens, Alton Towers

This postcard view was taken near to the Garden Conservatory and looks along the Yew Walk towards a building often described as the Chinese Temple, this structure is more correctly known as the Gothic ...

The Gardens, Alton Towers

A general view of Alton Towers and the gardens. Top left is Alton Towers Mansion. In the centre there is the Loggia, also known as the Colonnade and on the balustrade above the arches are the Nine Muses. ...

The Gothics', Church Street, Silverdale, Newcastle-under-Lyme

These unusual Gothic style cottages in Silverdale were built in the early 1850s. They stood near to St. Luke's school, but were demolished in 1960.

The Grand Entrance, Alton Towers

A postcard view of the Grand Entrance and Armoury Tower at Alton Towers. Alton Towers was the home of the Talbot family, Earls of Shrewsbury. It was built between about 1810 and 1852. The 15th ...

The Museum , Enville Hall

The Enville Hall estate was landscaped between 1745 and 1755 by the 4th Earl of Stamford, using the services of the poet and landscape designer William Shenstone of Halesowen, and Sanderson Miller, a ...

The Organ, Eccleshall Church

The organ case is in the late Gothic style by Caroe, 1931

Wedgwood Institute, Queen Street, Burslem

The Wedgwood Memorial Institute in Queen Street, Burslem, is an example of a Grade II Listed Building. It was constructed between 1863 and 1869. The street front of the building has elaborate decoration, ...