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Burton Street c.1900

Burton Street c.1900

A view of The Bede Houses, opposite the church. Built in 1640, and remodeled in 1891, they also housed the town museum for nearly 100 years. At the back is a delightful walled garden; a peaceful oasis in an ever-busier town centre. Approx date: 1900. Image ref:...

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Burton Street c.1900

Burton Street c.1900

A distinctive view of Burton Street taken from the bridge. The elegant late-Georgian and Regency tall houses, together with the trees, give it an air of gracefulness. (You wouldn’t walk down the middle of the road today!) Approx date: 1900. Image ref:...

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Burton Street c.1900

Burton Street c.1900

Burton Street taken from the bridge. The thatched building on the extreme right was the Red Lion Inn, demolished in 1936 and then rebuilt as part of the adjacent Harborough Hotel. The Harborough’s carriage entrance was filled in sometime during the 1950s. Approx date: 1900. Image ref:...

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