Category Archives: 1930’s

Golden Age Of Trams In Chester

The trams of Chester was created, with services commencing on 10th June 1878, by Chester Tramways Company, with the initial route from Chester Railway to Chester Castle, the route was then extended to Saltney the following year. The trams were … Continue reading

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Northgate Street, Chester – Circa 1930’s

Taken from heading out of the city you can see left Murmston & Son’s Flour Dealers (today Andrew Collin Hairdressers), next The Blue Bell Inn which is the oldest domestic building in Chester, followed by “Ye Old Fountain Soda Bar”. Continuing down is the … Continue reading

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Handbridge, Chester – Circa 1935

In the photograph the shops on the right was built in the 1924 as part of the “Chester Improvement Scheme”, due to them being described as probably the “worst group of houses in Chester” in the 1922 medical officers health … Continue reading

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Eastgate Street, Chester – Circa 1930’s

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Bridge Place, Chester

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Postcards Of Bridge Street, Chester, Cheshire

I have put together a Slideshow of various Postcards of Bridge Street, Chester. They are from various decades, and i have put descriptions at the bottom of each one, #Enjoy Click the slide show below to view “left or right” … Continue reading

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Old Pathe Movies Of Chester, Cheshire

While searching “YouTube”, i have found some fantastic old Pathe Movies of Chester which i thought i would share the links To view the movies, click on the links below Chester Issue Title Is On Guard (1944) Royal Visit To … Continue reading

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