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TL Barrett – Then and Now

The images below show TL Barretts in the early 1960s with a recent day image immediately below. Underneath that are three fascinating images kindly donated...

Broad Bridge Street

Bridge Fair c1904

Thorpe Road (c.1917)

MUSIC

Johnny Duncan & The Blue Grass Boys (1957)

American star Johnny Duncan and his skiffle group The Blue Grass Boys pictured after a publicity appearance at the Chapman's Record Store on Long...

Ray Allan Band

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The Watermill at Alwalton

Few people who take the scenic walk across the fields from the foot of Mill Lane, Alwalton to Castor will be aware that their...

Canary Cottage, Thorney

VIDEOS

Peterborough in the Fifties

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Footage captured by the Film Unit of Frank Perkins Limited opening with the Gordon Arms on the Oundle Road followed by footage of a...

Railways in Peterborough (1959)

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Some excellent colour footage showing railway action in Peterborough in 1959.

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RAILWAYS