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Sherrard Street c.1885

Sherrard Street c.1885

A wintry view along Sherrard Street looking towards Market Place. The building on the left will become the Post Office, but is still a private house. Next is CS SMith grocers, and then Lamberts Lane, which ran down to Burton Street. The building on the other side of the lane was later demolished, creating today’s Burton Street junction. Approx date: 1885. Image ref:...

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Burton Street c.1885

Burton Street c.1885

A view along Burton Street towards the bridge, just visible in the far background. The building on the left is The George and Dragon Inn, before it was demolished in 1889 to make way for Colles Hall. The children following the horse and cart may have come from the Fair. Approx date: 1885. Image ref:...

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