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Old images of Bradford

Discussion in 'City Gallery and nostalgia Images' started by Bronco, Feb 14, 2021.

  1. 1975citygent

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    Happy days weren't they Bronco?
     
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    Did the belfry go under another name shortly before it closed. remember going to a bar there early eighties
     
  3. Bronco

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    Yes I thought our times in the were when it was a pub.
     
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    It was called Chaplins for a while, think that was as a nightclub though.
     
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    That seems to ring a bell more than the belfry
     
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    It’s now all been demolished just the high wall remaining
     
  7. Bronco

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    Valley Parade 1966 still had the old terraced house in Burlington Terrace where the players changed and came out under the pitch years before, top left of the Kop.
    Valley Parade 1966.jpg
     
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    avenue 1.jpg
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    Maybe in hindsight we should have moved up there taken the old Avenue ground and the cricket ground.
     
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    Who went here during the 6 week school holidays wearing woollen trunks, when you dived in they finished up round your ankles :sob:.
     
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    I used to love the lido
     
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    The first time I ever had Smokey bacon crisps was at the lido.
     
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    Valley Parade 1936.
     
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    My old house is on there. I looked at this photo a few days ago and couldn’t work out what was missing……. Then it dawned……..Big chimney at the power station!

    Even the Rollerina can be seen.
     
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    Fizinghall Model Railways!

    Now up Baildon nowadays.
     
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    Opposite the Turf/ Norman Arch. Frizinghall model Railways
     
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    Opposite Chippy!
     
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    1936 Photo.

    . Manningham station is out of shot. Go to the end of Midland Rd at Queens road turn tight go down 20 yards opposite side of road is a slope down to the stone yard. The stone yard was created out of the station. That was the station forecourt. Manningham steam shed entrance was to be found at the top of the junction where Bolton Lane leaves Queens Rd. Clarke’s engineering of old where the Ripper worked was built on the shed land after demolition.
     
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    My entire childhood in that one photo Dave. House just out of shot!
     
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    You dare devil you.
     

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