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Long Causeway

Parking on Church Street

Whittlesey Washes in Flood

Embankment from Town Bridge

Westgate (c.1904)

Midgate Under Water (1910)

Parliament Street (1910)

VILLAGES & SUBURBS

CITY CENTRE

Peterborough Floods (1912)

The embankment area in flood after the infamous storms of August 1912.

MUSIC

Pete Bowyer Band

The Pete Bowyer band pictured at the Dujon which was on Market Place.

Studio Rockers

FEATURED

Orton Staunch on the River Nene

In the early 1700s, the Nene was considered navigable upstream only as far as the mill at Alwalton. Beyond that the river course was...

Canary Cottage, Thorney

VIDEOS

Thorney Wildlife Park (1975)

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Footage of the long closed Wildlife Park in Thorney from 1975.

Brotherhoods Factory (1971)

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Classic footage from 1971 showing the Peter Brotherhoods factory on Lincoln Road as workers leave at the end of their shift.  

OLD PUBS

RAILWAYS