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Market Square (1962)

A lovely colour image showing Market/Cathedral Square in 1962. Many thanks to Chris Allen for use of this image.

MUSIC

Kenny Colson Band

The Kenny Colson band pictured somewhere in Peterborough on a 1960s dance night.

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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...

Nobby the Tramp

New Mermaid Inn, Wansford

VIDEOS

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.  

The end of the Wirrina Stadium – 09/10/10

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Saturday 9th October 2010 and the walls came crashing down - the Wirrina Stadium was no more ! https://youtu.be/R6IB5x74yPw

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