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Eyres Monsell The Invincible Pub

The Invincible, Eyres Monsell

Bond Street Maternity

I was born here ( bond st leicester 1967 )

https://flic.kr/p/cZcUey | Clock Tower | A 1903 view of the Clock Tower in the centre of leicester, surrounded by new tram tracks being laid. The complex nature of the trackwork, supplied by Hadfields of Sheffield, is clearly evident. The narrow street ahead is Churchgate and one familiar name, Freeman Hardy and Willis, synonymous with boots and shoes, occupies the imposing building behind the Clock Tower..— at (National Tramway Museum).

https://flic.kr/p/cZcUey | Clock Tower | A 1903 view of the Clock Tower in the centre of leicester, surrounded by new tram tracks being laid. The complex nature of the trackwork, supplied by Hadfields of Sheffield, is clearly evident. The narrow street ahead is Churchgate and one familiar name, Freeman Hardy and Willis, synonymous with boots and shoes, occupies the imposing building behind the Clock Tower..— at (National Tramway Museum).

https://flic.kr/p/dmxZcM | The Castle Gateway, c1920..

The Castle Gateway,

We had a weekly delivery which they lugged from the street to our concrete coal bunker at the bottom of the garden.

The Coalman; another typical picture from my childhood. and the coal was delivered right to our coal bunker. Our coal man was called Mr Earthy

Originally called The Savoy (later to become the ABC), Belgrave Gate. The doors were opened on  4th June 1937.  It was demolished in March 2008.

Originally called The Savoy (later to become the ABC), Belgrave Gate. The doors were opened on June It was demolished in March

St Margaret's church from Churchgate.

St Margaret's church from Churchgate.

Leicester Cattle Market. It used to be close to the city centre.

It used to be close to the city centre.

Saffron Lane then and now.

Saffron Lane then and now.

Fox cabs. Useful little buses that would stop wherever you wanted on the route.

Useful little buses that would stop wherever you wanted on the route.