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The Playhouse, Oldham Rd, Manchester - the local picture house/cinema. The building has survived the local council's enduring and locust-like demolition fever and still stands, though unused (I believe) and more than a tad forlorn Altrincham, Rochdale, Salford, Old Pictures, Amazing Pictures, Modern History, Derbyshire, Bury, Play Houses

August 2011 – historyme

10 posts published by History Me during August 2011

Oldham Road Thorpe Road corner 1905, Newton Heath, Manchester. Old M, My Family History, Derbyshire, Amazing Pictures, History Facts, Good Old, Athens, Manchester, Corner

Oldham Road Thorpe Road corner 1905, Newton Heath, Manchester.

Failsworth Industrial Society,  Oldham Road, Newton Heath, Manchester. Salford, Derbyshire, History Facts, Manchester City, North West, Old Photos, Cool Pictures, England, Street View

Failsworth Industrial Society, Oldham Road, Newton Heath, Manchester.

The view across the road from our shop on Old Church St, Newton Heath towards the White Lion Pub.Can you believe it was just for a pint of mild in 20 Pints for Manchester Library, Manchester Hotels, Manchester Uk, East Street, Street View, White Lion Images, Street Pictures, Today Images, My Family History

The view across the road from our shop on Old Church St, Newton Heath towards the White Lion Pub.Can you believe it was just 11d for a pint of mild in 1960.(Over 20 Pints for £1)

Newton Heath, Oldham Road, looking towards Oldham 1936 Old M, Soul Singers, Good Old, Manchester, The Past, England, Places, Memories, Retro

Newton Heath, Oldham Road, looking towards Oldham 1936

An Elephant Ride at Belle Vue Gardens, Manchester. I took this ride aged 4 with my injured arm in a sling. I gripped the hand bar very tightly! Pre health and safety legislation! Manchester Day, Manchester England, Colorful Elephant, Asian Elephant, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Elephant Ride, Big Animals, Old Trains

Belle Vue Pleasure Gardens - mini archive 2

In 1836, John Jennison opened the amusement park. Belle Vue was Manchester's center of entertainment. But not only as the home of fairground rides. Belle Vue provided a wide range of activities for the public, which kept it so popular for many years; such as the zoo of exotic animals, the Belle Vue Gardens and the circus. They, just like Blackpool Pleasure Beach were constantly thinking of new ideas to keep the public coming back. For example, the owners had the animals dress in clothes and…

The labour home, Ancoats, 1893 World History Teaching, World History Lessons, History Facts, Family History, Manchester England, Manchester City, Native American History, American Civil War, Old Photos

Ancoats

Ancoats lies just outside the city centre, immediately to the north of Great Ancoats Street. The principal buildings are the massive cotton spinning mills, which are located adjacent to the Rochdale Canal and the nearby housing. This juxtaposition and inter-linking of manufacturing, transport and residential uses meant that Ancoats functioned as the first industrial estate in the world. Before the Industrial Revolution, textile and other manufacturing processes were carried on in and around…

 I lived at no 35 when this became Old Church St . My family moved here in Butchers) Last shop behind the cart. My Family History, Salford, Manchester United, Old Photos, Street View, Places, Travel, Image, 30 Years

newton heath. I lived at no 35 when this became Old Church St . My family moved here in 1947(Parker's Butchers).

Sketch Map of Ancoats Ardwick Area. Manchester Central, Midland Hotel

Sketch Map of Ancoats Ardwick Area. 1987, Frank Wightman.

P.FW.3.139.JPG Mills and works built late along Ashton Canal.Star ironworks of Jhon Hamkton,Brunswick Mill Vitoria Mill,Phoenix Mill,Bnak of England Mill,Carruthers Mill,Bradford RD Mill,Wellngtom Mill,Hope Mill.John Hetheringtoms Ancoats Works,Dunms Fouhdry,Jos.Stubbs,Eo,Heatohs Boller WKS,Ancoats Hospital,Benhets Behcal Mill. The caledon Mill built ny James Kennedy 1822 when he left the partner ship of Mcconel&Kennedy,to begin on his own as a cotto spinner.Kenney was a fire manand it was…