Category Archives: Hotel

Roman Hypocaust, Bridge Street, Chester – 1863

The above picture was taken in 1863 on the site of the former Feathers Hotel in Bridge Street, while during its demolition work found the remains of a Roman Hypocaust. Also in the picture if you look at the rear … Continue reading

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The Grosvenor Hotel, Eastgate Street, Chester – Circa 1865

An excerpt from an Old Guide Book Of Chester (1865) The old building called The Royal Hotel occupied the site of the present structure (Grosvenor Hotel Built 1865) had been long found very inconvenient and ill adapted for carrying on … Continue reading

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The Changes Of Bridge Street, Chester, Cheshire

Below is a picture of the former Feathers Hotel, located in Bridge Street, The picture dates pre 1863, as the hotel was demolished in June 1863. It stood in the location today where the entrance to the Grosvenor Precinct, which … Continue reading

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