Category Archives: Eastgate Clock

Foregate Street, Chester – Circa 1916

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Eastgate, Chester – Circa 1881 (Pre Clock)

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Eastgate Street, Chester

The above picture of Eastgate Street was taken some time after 1865, as the Grosvenor Hotel is located on the right side, you can also see that the clock is not present on the Eastgate, which was presented in celebration … Continue reading

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Eastgate Street, Chester – Circa 1903

The Eastgate was rebuilt in 1769, replacing an older gate demolished the year before. The famous clock, one of Chester’s best-known landmarks, was given to the city by Colonel Evans-Lloyd and erected in a tower of wrought-iron, which was paid … Continue reading

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A Selection Of Pictures From 1985, Chester, Cheshire

While looking through some old guide books, i stumbled upon one dated from 1985, being a child growing up in the 70’s & 80’s it brought back many memories , including some of the great fashions during the time. I … Continue reading

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