Category Archives: Watergate Row

Chester – Slider Map Circa 1888 & 2015

I have created a “Slider Map” of Chester to compare between circa 1888 & present day Note, the “Slider” is optimised for large screens  To view the map, click on the above image, which will open in a new window … Continue reading

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Paintings Of Chester 1870 to 1880 – By Louise Raynor

Louise Raynor was born in Matlock Bath in 1832, is well know for painting street scenes of the era, she lived in Chester from around 1870 to 1910 where she moved to Tunbridge Well, where side died in 1924. Below … Continue reading

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