Old leicester

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Newarke bus station - now gone - and Hawthorn building of DMU (then the Technical college.the 'Poly') with 'The Magazine' in left foreground. Bus Station, Local History, Nottingham, Leicester, Old Town, Old Houses, Old Photos, Past, Old Things

(Newarke bus station - now gone -just behind the Magazine gateway)

Holy Bones in Victorian times - Leicester and Leicestershire Record Office Nanak Dev Ji, Knotty Alder, Kingdom Of Great Britain, Republic Of Ireland, Industrial Revolution, Leicester, Old Houses, Derby, United Kingdom

Guru Nanak Dev Ji Gurdwara

Holy Bones in Victorian times - Leicester and Leicestershire Record Office

Ironically, this dramatic photo was taken on a "leap" year, 105 years ago. This was the scene in Leicester, on February The Mercury's report from that day explains all:. Leap Day, Dramatic Photos, Disused Stations, Knotty Alder, Railroad Photography, Local History, Leicester, Foxes, Vintage Photos

Oops-a-daisy, me duck... Leicester loco’s leap day

Ironically, this dramatic photo was taken on a "leap" year, 105 years ago. This was the scene in Leicester, on February 29, 1912. The Mercury's report from that day explains all:...

Most medieval towns were situated close to a river, so had several crossings - and Leicester was no exception. In fact, Leicester possessed a surprisingly large number of bridges for its . Rare Images, Medieval Town, Local History, Back In The Day, Great Britain, Old Houses, Past, Old Things

Rare archive images provide a bridge to Leicester's past

Most medieval towns were situated close to a river, so had several crossings - and Leicester was no exception. In fact, Leicester possessed a surprisingly large number of bridges for its ...

Glenhills Boulevard on the Eyres Monsell Estate in May 1959 Leicester, Where The Heart Is, Old Houses, Childhood Memories, Sidewalk, Old Things, England, Pictures, Photos

Eyres Monsell

Glenhills Boulevard on the Eyres Monsell Estate in May 1959

Workmen trying to stop pigeons roosting on the Lloyds Bank building in Leicester’s High Street in 1973 Banks Building, Old Street, Street Furniture, Birds Eye View, Leicester, Health And Safety, Pigeon, Old Houses, In The Heights

Don't look down! Scaling the heights in 1973 to put a stop to roosting pigeons

Photographer captured bird's eye view of Leicester's High Street

Leicester Castle - Time of John of Gaunt Gateway School, John Of Gaunt, English Manor Houses, Plantagenet, Wars Of The Roses, History Images, Cathedral Church, Tudor History, Castles

Focus on: Leicester Castle

Leicester and Leicestershire's premier history blog. With all the latest news, new research, vintage photos and fascinating features.

Admiral Rodney, Highcross Street, Leicester (unknown date) Pen And Wash, Places Of Interest, Leicester, Virtual Tour, Great Britain, Countryside, Past, History, Street

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Tram going past clock tower, with busses and pedestrians beyond; policeman directing traffic to right: glass plate negative, Leicestershire Record Office Leicester, Northern Ireland, Historical Photos, Great Britain, Old Houses, Tower, Street View, Clock, Busses

Trams at clock tower

CHARLES ST- GOSLING ST (CDV) Strongroom Stack 24 Clock Tower Tram going past clock tower, with busses and pedestrians beyond; policeman directing traffic to right Leicester 1/4 Glass plate negative GP3374 Negatives Collection, Leicestershire Record Office

Wholesale fruit and veg market, Halford Street, Leicester, just before demolition. Built demolished As was much else. Fruit And Veg Market, Leicester, Opera House, Louvre, England, History, World, Street, Building

Wholesale fruit and veg market, Halford Street, Leicester, just before demolition. Built 1902, demolished mid-'60s. As was much else.