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Church Street, Colne, c1900

 A Parade passes in front of the parish church. Across the road are The Fleece and the Parkers Arms. I make the words on the banner to be Colne Baptist Church Sunday School.  

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colne from the air #2

  Another great aerial shot of the town from the early 1950s showing, among other things,… St John’s Methodist Chapel Town Hall The Arcade Hippodrome Parish church Craven Bank Not sure what the building was called at this date, but … Continue reading

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colne from the air

Another aerial view of the town centre, from the roughly the same period as the last – mid 1950s – although not much has changed significantly, in terms main building, street layout etc – since before the start of World … Continue reading

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ludgate circus

A wonderful aerial view of the town from around 1955. The area was heavily developed in the early years of the twentieth century and almost completely remodelled in the decade or so after the picture was taken. The St John … Continue reading

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