Category Archives: Hoole

An article about a murder in #Hoole #Chester in 1878


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Serious Fire at #Hoole Lane Bridge #Chester from May 1867

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The Faulkner Arms, Faulkner Street, Hoole, Chester – Circa 1922

Located on the corner of Charles Street & Faulkner Street in Hoole, Chester. Above the door facing the camera is an impressive coat of arms which is no longer there today. On the right of the photograph you can a … Continue reading

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Shavington Avenue, Hoole, Chester – Circa 1906

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Hoole, Chester – A Side By Side Comparison Between 1888 & Present Day

Below is a link to a “Slider Map” i have created that allows you “Slide” left & Right to compare what Hoole looked like (Map) in 1888 to the present day (This is optimised for use on large screen) To … Continue reading

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An OS Map Of Hoole, Chester – Circa 1911

Above is a 1911 OS Map of Hoole, Chester to  view a larger version click on an image to view a High Resolution version

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Flookersbrook, Hoole, Chester – Circa 1903

The postcard below dates from around 1903, and shows the Ermine Hotel on the left. The name Flookersbrook takes its name from the stream which runs behind the Railway station. The area was developed in the middle of the 18th … Continue reading

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