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Foregate Street, Chester – Circa 1916

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Burrells Department Store, Foregate Street, Chester – Circa 1970’s

The very nostalgic Burrell’s, famous among local Cestrian’s for the purchase of “School Uniforms”. Named originally as T.G. Burrell, who were a “Draper & Outfitters” department store who started trading in 1878. The store was located in Foregate Street

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The Nags Head, Foregate Street, Chester

The picture was taken early 1950’s with The Nags Head pub located on the right. During the 1980’s Boot’s The Chemist took over the building to develop their new store, rather than demolish the building they decided to keep the … Continue reading

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The ABC Cinema, Love Street, Chester – Circa 1960’s

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Foregate Street, Chester – Circa 1970’s

 

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The Prudential Building, Foregate Street, Chester

  

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The Royal Oak, Foregate Street, Chester

Picture Above Taken Circa 1904 This former public house or the building is still in existence, although not in the form shown in the picture above. As you can see in the picture, it was residential, with stabling for guests through … Continue reading

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