EAW030697 ENGLAND (1950). John Beswick Ltd Earthenware Factory off Gold Street and the Bus Station, Longton, 1950

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Title [EAW030697] John Beswick Ltd Earthenware Factory off Gold Street and the Bus Station, Longton, 1950
Reference EAW030697
Date June-1950
Link
Place name LONGTON
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 390844, 343372
Longitude / Latitude -2.1364051073438, 52.987296424648
National Grid Reference SJ908434

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St. Gregory's R.C. Church.

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Sunday 29th of October 2017 11:53:10 PM
The travelling fun fair pitched up on this site.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 11:54:53 PM
If I remember correctly, The Dorothy Cafe occupied a premise in this row. They served a good 'cow pie' and gravy!

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 11:46:52 PM
Newsagent shop, also sold embroidery silks as I recall.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 11:42:28 PM
George & Dragon, in Heathcote Road, was known as 'th Owd Ut' and had a very poor reputation in years gone by.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 11:39:44 PM
Cricketers Arms, corner of The Strand and Gold Street.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 11:16:05 PM
Heathcote Road.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 10:09:18 PM
Royal Art Pottery, stood at the end of Barford Street.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 10:08:21 PM
Thorley's bread and cakes.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 10:06:45 PM

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 10:04:52 PM
Edensor Secondary School.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 10:02:18 PM
Barrels used for packing ware.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 10:00:53 PM
Elektra Porcelain.

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Saturday 28th of October 2017 09:58:49 PM

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 08:40:11 PM
'Prefab', prefabricated bungalow.

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 08:38:42 PM
Alexandra Cinema, fronted on to Edensor Road.

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 08:34:39 PM
Leivers & Son, butchers.

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 05:57:34 PM
William Williamson Photographers and camera dealer. Many a small child has had a portrait taken posed standing on a table in front of a wooden chair. Mine has Gladioli flowers in the background!!

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 05:56:25 PM
William Williamson Jewellers, also sold cutlery, fountain pens, and the like.

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 05:50:21 PM
Longton Market. The road to the left is Transport Lane.

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 05:42:28 PM
Longton Central Hall Methodist Church.

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 05:40:38 PM
Martin's clothier.

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 05:39:27 PM
Longton Bus Station accessed from The Strand. This open air facility was later abandoned when a new under cover one was built on Commerce Street (originally with a Ten Pin Bowling Alley on the upper floor, later Jollies Cabaret Club, and then a Bingo Hall).

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Thursday 26th of October 2017 05:37:14 PM