Category Archives: River Dee

The Weir, Chester – Circa 1880

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Looking Towards St John’s, Chester – Circa 1880

The above picture is taken looking toward the church of St John, prior to the collapse of its tower

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The River Dee, Chester – Circa 1880

The above picture is taken from Castle Drive, looking across the River Dee towards Greenway Street, and the church of St Mary’s

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A Frozen River Dee, Chester

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The Band Stand & River Dee, Chester – Circa 1910

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The Old Mill, The River Dee, Chester – Circa 1902

This is a photograph of the old tobacco and snuff mill, which now sadly demolished for the controversial Salmon Leap residential development. The Mills was owned by T Nicholas & Co, who also had a shop in Eastgate Street. As … Continue reading

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The White House Hotel, Dee Banks, Chester – Circa 1910

Standing on the banks of the River Dee, giving fantastic views of The Meadows, it could accessed by either road or boat as it had its own private jetty. It was also home to The Cestria Rowing Club. Sadly it … Continue reading

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