This set of pictures are from the Bolton Institute archive, and were taken mostly prior to the tower block being built. The other pages in this set are second, third, fourth and Fifth. The map on the first page should be used to determine the detailed location.
14k GIF 82k JPEG The junction of Derby Street and Roundcroft Street and the Britannia Hotel. May 13th 1964.
15k GIF 88k JPEG This tavern is situated at the Derby Street end of James Street, their last annual outing took place on 30th May 1964. (Roundcroft Tavern). May 13th 1964.
16k GIF 89k JPEG Looking down Derby Street, centre picture, entrance to James Street. Extreme right, Derby Street School. May 13th 1964.
13k GIF 72k JPEG Looking down Derby Street, to the left entrance to John Street and the Derby Arms Hotel. May 13th 1964.
19k GIF 107k JPEG Junction of Great Moor Street and Derby Street, with the junction of Derby Street, Deane Road and Moor Lane extreme right. The large building, centre right, is the warehouse of Gregory and Porritts stores in Great Moor Street. May 13th 1964.
18k GIF 91k JPEG The junction of Derby Street, Deane Road and Moor Lane, centre left, the Milestone Beer House. May 13th 1964.
14k GIF 90k JPEG Demolition allows this rear view of the premises of Roberts Patent Filling Machine Co. Ltd. May 13th 1964.
The other pages in this set are second, third, fourth and Fifth. The map on the first page should be used to determine the detailed location.
These pictures are resampled from the original BMP format, with some slight expansion to the standard size used on this web site. Permission to use these pictures is gratefully acknowledged to Bolton Institute (in particular the Buildings and Estates manager) and they remain copyright.
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