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Midgate & Swan Place (1961)

A 1961 shot of a quiet Midgate looking up towards the Long Causeway junction. The road to the immediate right was Swan Place.

MUSIC

Studio Rockers

1980s band the Studio Rockers From our Facebook group ...... Sandra Saira Ibrahim Marsh Loved these guys and still close to some now. Fitzroy Moore, Errol Jones, Mick...

Poverty Street

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Canary Cottage, Thorney

Any Peterborian who has headed east of Peterborough along the A47, maybe on a day trip to Hunstanton, will have seen the "cute" little...

Nobby the Tramp

VIDEOS

Stanground “Black Bridge” Fire (1963)

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The old wooden bridge over the Nene at Stanground, known locally as "Black Bridge", was destroyed by fire in 1963. The name was derived from...

Peterborough District Hospital 2013

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Superb drone footage showing Peterborough District Hospital in 2013 just before it was brought crashing to the ground.  

OLD PUBS

RAILWAYS

Crescent Bridge Opening (1913)

M&GNR Rail Crash (1922)