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Play street in Salford, Lancashire, Play streets were still in operation when I was a child. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Local History, British History, Vintage Photography, Street Photography, Salford

Play street in Salford, Lancashire, c1946

A view from a war Transport report into street layouts. A view of one of the many 'back to back' housing streets typified by Coronation St and that would, often quite rightly, be condemned as slums and cleared in the post-war period. Bad as they often were some of the housing that replaced these streets hasn't weathered well - and has now been, in turn, demolished. Some of these terraces that were 'renovated' have at times kept some sense of community - but we forget how basic these houses…

Manchester City Police peelers parade in the yard of the city's Albert Street Police Staion in the Early police officers wore top hats and frock coats to allay public fears that the new forces were part of the military. To find out more about Manchester Police, London Police, Manchester City, Victorian London, Victorian Photos, Victorian Era, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos

Albert Street Peelers

Manchester City Police peelers parade in the yard of the city's Albert Street Police Staion in the 1850s. Early police officers wore top hats and frock coats to allay public fears that the new forces were part of the military. For more information please follow Greater Manchester Police Museum and Archives. To find out more about Greater Manchester Police please visit our website. www.gmp.police.uk You should call 101, the new national non-emergency number, to report crime and other concerns…

25 pictures that show brutal reality of poverty in and Manchester and Salford - Manchester Evening News Photography Exhibition, Street Photography, Salford City, Brindille, Slums, Documentary Photography, Historical Pictures, British History, Old Pictures

25 pictures that show poverty in the 1960s and 70s

Stark images show how many used to live in Salford and Manchester inner cities

Salford cinema, chapel street 1973. Found at #Manchester History Revisited's facebook page. #cinema Abc Cinema, Cinema Theatre, Manchester Library, Portland Street, Street Image, Rochdale

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Salford cinema, chapel street 1973. Found at #Manchester History Revisited's facebook page. #cinema

Salford City Transport, Daimler Metro Cammell is seen here at Radcliffe Bus Station working a No 6 service to Eccles Bus Station. (Date Unknown). Salford City, Bus Station, Old Toys, Coaches, Good Old, Buses, Childhood Memories, Trains, Transportation

Salford City Transport, Daimler CVG6, Metro Cammell is seen here at Radcliffe Bus Station working a No 6 service to Eccles Bus Station. (Date Unknown).

Bull's Head and old houses, Greengate, Salford, UK Postcard Album, Salford City, Manchester City, Old Houses, Louvre, British, Memories, Building, Places

Bull's Head and old houses, Greengate, Salford, UK

The placement on Flickr's map is a bit of a guess - this was somewhere on Greengate, evidently, but it's hard to tell exactly where now. Chetham's Library Postcard Album w.7.72-207

MANCHESTER /HIGHER BROUGHTON Kersal Moor Road view of Church RP | eBay Salford, Local History, Manchester, Old Things, Memories, City, Memoirs, Souvenirs, Cities

MANCHESTER /HIGHER BROUGHTON Kersal Moor Road view of Church RP | eBay

Lancs 1530.

This song was written by Billy Connolly about his birthplace, Glasgow. A friend of mine, Pete MacMillan (very proud Salford lad) changed the words so that he. Billy Connolly, Salford, Glasgow, British, Memories, Youtube, Memoirs, Souvenirs, Youtubers

Salford

This song was written by Billy Connolly about his birthplace, Glasgow. A friend of mine, Pete MacMillan (very proud Salford lad) changed the words so that h...