We thought it might be interesting to show a number of photos that reminded us of yesteryear.
Many of those produced are over 100 years old and show that some of the local areas of interest haven't changed that much. Those indicated with a * have a more recent view on one of our other pages.
|Green's Works - Swadlincote||Swadlincote||The Chesterfield||The Cross - Repton *|
|Trent Bridge * - Burton||Town Hall * - Burton||Market Hall * - Burton||Wetmore Bus Park - Burton|
|Station Street - Burton *||High Street /Station Street||Wyggeston St|
|Bank Walk High Street - Burton||Station Street - Burton||The Infirmary - Burton||Walkers Brewery - Burton|
|Branston Factory * - Burton|
|Worthington's Offices - High Street - Burton *||Station Street - Burton *||Station Street / High Street - Burton||High Street - Burton|
|Borough Road - Burton||Bass and Co Brewery - Burton||Allsopp and Sons Brewery - Burton*||Ferry Bridge - Burton *|
|St Modwen's -* Burton||All Saint's -* Burton||The Abbey -* Burton||Main Road - Stanton|
|Stanton Lane Colliery||Midland Road - Swadlincote||The Post Office -Burton*|
|Town Hall - Swadlincote||Church Street - Church Gresley||Market Place- Burton*||High Street - Burton|
These photos are produced in conjunction with the local archive which contains newspapers, photos, maps and family history information. Known as the "Magic Attic", you can obtain high quality prints of any of the photographs shown at a modest cost of
10" x 8" - £ 5.50 incl. p.&p.
8" x 6" - £3.50 incl. p.&p.
The Magic Attic is open :-Monday 7.00 - 9.30pm, Tuesday 2.00 - 5.00pm, Thursday 2.00 - 5.00 & 7.00 - 9.30pm and Saturday 10.00 -1.00pm.
Orders by telephone on 01283 819020 during the above hours only.