Church Lane

A view of the bottom of Church Lane with The Parochial School on the left hand side.

Date
Unknown
Copyright
Unknown (with original photographer) [1]
Church Lane
Date
5th August 2007
Copyright
Ian Atkinson
Church Lane

This parade of shops which can be seen in the image above stood where the Library now stands and included Varley’s Hairdressers, Laycock’s newsagents and Shackleton’s bakery [3].

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Unknown
Copyright
Unknown (with original photographer) [1]
Church Lane

This image was taken near Station Fields and shows the tradesmans’ entrance to The Grange in the right of the frame [2].

Date
Unknown
Copyright
Unknown (with original photographer) [1]
Church Lane
Date
27th August 2007
Copyright
Ian Atkinson
Church Lane

This image shows St. Mary’s church hall, which burnt down in the 1990s. The huts used by the Scouts and the Girl Guides can be seen in the background amongst the trees.

This whole area was flattened in order to build The Mead cul-de-sac.

Date
c.1980s
Copyright
Unknown (with original photographer) [1]
Church Lane

A view from the 1930s with St. Mary’s behind the trees.

Date
1930s
Copyright
Unknown (with original photographer) [1]
Church Lane
Date
27th August 2007
Copyright
Ian Atkinson
Church Lane

In these two images, the second taken only slightly higher up the lane, the church grounds are on the right hand side. The cottages on the left were demolished in order to make way for Oak Crescent [3].

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Unknown
Copyright
Unknown (with original photographer) [1]
Church Lane
Date
Unknown
Copyright
Unknown (with original photographer) [1]
Church Lane

A view of Church Lane and St. Mary’s from the Bar Lane railway bridge before the Oak Estate was built.

Date
Unknown
Copyright
Unknown (with original photographer) [1]
Church Lane

This final image looks towards the top of Church Lane from within the end of Oak Cresent. In the left quarter of the frame is Atkinson’s Farm which stood where The Podger now stands [3].

Date
Unknown
Copyright
Unknown (with original photographer) [1]
Church Lane