Category Archives: The Groves

The Groves & St John’s Church, Chester – Circa 1870

Below is a picture of The Groves & The Weir on The River Dee. In the background you can see St John’s Church still with its tower intact (It collapsed on the 15th April 1881). In the front of the … Continue reading

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A Selection Of Pictures From 1985, Chester, Cheshire

While looking through some old guide books, i stumbled upon one dated from 1985, being a child growing up in the 70’s & 80’s it brought back many memories , including some of the great fashions during the time. I … 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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A Home Movie Of Chester, Cheshire – Circa 1970’s

Published On YouTube 21st March 2013 A home movie filmed on a day out in Chester, mostly of the River Dee & Groves in the late 1970’s. It has been transferred from Kodachrome Super 8. Music track by: Zena & … Continue reading

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