Category Archives: Old & New

The Prudential Building, Foregate Street, Chester


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The Old Pubs Of Chester (Part 1) – The Answers

The Answers: Top Left – The Royal Oak Hotel, Foregate Street, Chester (Now Holland & Barrett) Bottom Left – The Nags Head, Foregate Street, Chester (Now Boots) Top Middle – The Green Dragon Hotel, Foregate Street, Chester (Now Santander) Bottom … Continue reading

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Blending The Old & New

Below are some more attempts of blending some old photographs of Chester with some new one. The purpose is not to be perfect but to give people an idea of what it used to be like. Below is the old … Continue reading

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More Blending Old & New Pics Chester, Cheshire

After doing some initial blending of pictures from Chester from the past with current ones, and the positive feedback I received from Twiiter, (I know they aren’t pefect, there not meant to be, it’s just for fun, to show a … Continue reading

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Blending The “Old & New”

I recently went for a walk around the city with some old pictures in my mind, so I decided using my iPhone to take some pictures in the same locations to see if I merge the old with the new. … Continue reading

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A Postcard Of Market Street, Hoylake, Wirral – Circa 1920

Looking through a number of pictures left by my wife’s late grandmother, i found this postcard date 1920, and addressed to a resident in Helsby, Chester

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