EAW043368 ENGLAND (1952). The town, Market Harborough, 1952

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Title [EAW043368] The town, Market Harborough, 1952
Reference EAW043368
Date 13-May-1952
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Place name MARKET HARBOROUGH
Parish
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 473111, 287373
Longitude / Latitude -0.92337896871605, 52.47901044433
National Grid Reference SP731874

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kibworth A6 leicester-london rail crossing bridge

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Sunday 8th of November 2015 12:05:40 AM
the pool building kids from schools across the harborough district area was bused or walked to the pool for swimming lessons each week in term time for a hour at a time

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 11:22:41 PM
welland park rd

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 11:14:37 PM
harborough (bottomless) pond use to control stormwater flow into the town. water collects and is stored with a controlled flow to the river via a culvert. talltails that american GIs pushed a jeep in after the war came to nothing when the pond was dredged in the mid 80s/early 90s as ground along fairfield rd and the old A6 was redeveloped for housing and a new fire station

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 11:04:16 PM
fairfield road

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 10:40:57 PM
leicester lane to gt bowden

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 10:39:19 PM

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 10:30:26 PM
the robert smythe school burnmill rd

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 10:29:24 PM
langton rail station

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 10:25:33 PM
this part of the site will be cleared and the gartree prison complex will sit over this entire area with new purpose built buildings multi highwire fences and high powered security lighting at night

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 10:05:25 PM
the road that now runs passed the prison on to foxton village

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:57:06 PM
old m/gun sentry guard box a reinforced concrete m/gun box still on site in 2015 sits 30 odd yards off the road with a line of sight across the old runways

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:53:51 PM
site of harborough/leicester county councils depot for road maintenance

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:46:44 PM
gartree runways interaction to gartree both the nth west and sth east arms have been returned to agriculture only a ghost outline on aerial maps show of their existence across the modern fields

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:42:56 PM
st luke's hospital and grounds

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:35:56 PM
melton mowbray/langton rd this is now the service area for the harborough A6 north/southern bypass

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:32:42 PM
the hatchery at kibworth on the A6 now crouches recovery HQ

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:26:24 PM
the hatchery at kibworth on the A6 now crouches recovery HQ

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:26:22 PM
ex MOD equipment trucks/jeeps m/cycles and other WW2 surplus equipment for scrapping and disposal in readiness for the home office to convert the site in the next few years coming as a modern high security prison

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:21:50 PM
the six packs inn

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:03:57 PM
northampton / rugby spur rugby closed in the late 60s northampton survived till the early 80s before being killed completely by harborough councils rush to destroy the track bed and bridges to the towns southern border. a heritage site survives at the northampton end of the line but disconnected from the main rail network (a short sighted/ill thought out loss for each towns tourism by both councils)

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 09:00:33 PM
northampton rd rail bridge

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 08:46:00 PM
harborough indoor covered market

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 08:42:47 PM
welland park school

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 08:39:29 PM
symington through passage off adam & eve st https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@52.4784758,-0.9202635,3a,75y,40.85h,77.1t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4 !1ssZ0xCFrZSDWnhggyBec6sw!2e0!7i13312!8i6656. click copy or paste to see the modern day street view

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Saturday 7th of November 2015 08:36:02 PM
harborough public baths and council offices the pool building now demolished and a residential retirement complex in its place

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Tuesday 3rd of November 2015 01:01:24 AM
harborough public baths and council offices the pool building now demolished and a residential retirement complex in its place

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Tuesday 3rd of November 2015 01:01:23 AM
the harborough to rugby line dismantled in the short sighted beeching cuts of the 1960s

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Tuesday 3rd of November 2015 12:55:35 AM
walcot rd est on land adjacent to what will become the commons car park in later years. a bridge over the welland river will be built to gain vehicle access onto the land only to be removed in the late 1980s and a pedestrian foot bridge put in its place

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Tuesday 3rd of November 2015 12:52:17 AM
the settling room now in sainsburys car park now all that is left of the old cattle market that was cleared and relocated out of town near the gartree prison site on the old airfield west of the prison

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Tuesday 3rd of November 2015 12:42:00 AM