There is a set of old pictures from this area starting with this page and four further pages.
The end of Derby Street is the junction with Trinity Street. Centre right
is an old school building, now occupied by the BIHE Students Union, and
lower down are a few pictures from 1970's.
Go onto Fletcher Street.
It is possible to go to the junction of Deane Road and
Go onto College Way
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view north from end of Derby Street April 2000
The Derby Arms on the corner of College Way.
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Derby Street up to Daubhill March 2000
Up towards Sunning
Go to Bolton Institute
Go into Trinity Street
to the Water Place or to the bus - rail interchange.
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St Peter and St Paul's RC church
Up Fletcher Street.
Go onto Moor Lane
This will take you past Ashburner Street and market, to the far end of
Go into Modern Radio
An electronics shop.
Next door is Exford Computer Systems,
updated junction photo). Also a little further up is Paul Davies Discount
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Derby Street to town centre March 2000
Lower mid Derby Street.
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Derby Street from Pilkington Arms / Lord Nelson 1972 by permission
This may be a similar view to the above, but in 1972.
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Derby Street up to Sunning Hill March 2000
From lower mid Derby Street up towards Sunning
Taken as the early evening sun sets over Bolton and the rush hour traffic
makes its way out of Bolton.
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Derby Street and Derby Mill March 2000
This is looking down towards the town centre, with
Sunning Hill behind you. The Derby Mill is on
the left with the town hall clock visible in the distance.
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The Albert, Derby Street February 2003
Grey Man on Derby St
This next set of three pictures are courtesy of Dennis Jackson.
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Grey Man with Mr and Mrs Annie Ridings 1972 by permission
The last landlords.
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View west up Derby Street fom the Grey Man 1972 by permission
A very large number of the buildings, on both sides of the road no longer
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Grey Man demolished 1972 by permission
With this building demolished, you can see clearly the school behind it.
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Gregory and Porritts Warehouse demolition 1972 by permission
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