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Streets Of Abbey Hey and Gorton

Abbey Hey Lane

Top-End, Shop Area and the Hamlet Pub

Abbey Hey Lane

Taken from the demolished Bellamy Court site

Abbey Hey Lane

St Pauls Church


Lees St

This is the Cenotaph at junction of Lees St and Constable St, Gorton.

Bread Street

Abbey Hey, Gorton

Hyde Road

at Belle Vue Train Station, Midland Hotel being demolished

Stanley Street

Including the working men's club

Gortoncross Street

Now Garrat Way

Old and New


Gortoncross Street

Photo Two

Gortoncross St has also gone. This has been replace by the new Gorton Market and I believe this will be demolished soon

Highmead Street

Highmead St is much the same. The hardware shop is still there and owned by the same family

Kirkmanshulme Lane

Looking towards Belle Vue

Cross Street

Newday's Shop

Jetson Street

Belle Vue Street

Belle Vue has now long gone. In it's place are houses, cinema and a bingo hall

Mount Road

Belle Vue Bus Stop

Abbey Hey Lane

Prince of Wales Pub andSt Georges Church

Ashton Old Road

Seven Stars Pub and The George

Lees Street

Garibaldi Pub

Gathurst Street

Chapman Street

below photo of Constable St

Constable Street

Wellington Street

Gortoncross-Wellington Junction

Morris Dancers

Capital Road

Higher Openshaw

Chapman St

Loco Pub Site

Mount Road,


Haworth Street


Far Lane

Gorton - Old Photos

Gortoncross St

Taken in 1986

Neill Street Gorton.

Rose Queen party held in 1952

Hyde Road

Belle Vue 1986

Bellamy Court

Highmead Street 2

Hyde Road

Openshaw and Beswick

Mill Street


Ashton Old Road

Grey Mare Lane, Chancellor Lane

Ashton Old Road

at the junction of Ogden Lane.

Manchester City's New

Stadium Ashoton New Rd

Victoria Street

at the junction of Clayton Lane Openshaw

Ogden Lane


Greenside Street,


Mancunian Way

BT Building, Umist area

Bradford Road,

Bradford Rd 2

Bradford Manchester

Colliery Street,


Greymare Lane


Varley St Swimming Pool, Ancoats

Alan Turing Way

Greymare Lane and Market

Alan Turing Way

Philips Park

Varley Street, Ancoats

including Victoria Mill

Droylsden, Clayton and Newton Heath

Bank Bridge Road

Market Street,



with it's junction with North Road

Bank Street

Ashton-New Road

Droylsden Precinct

Graver Lane

Bay Horse Pub

Droylsden Road

Newton Heath

Berry Brow

Briscoe Lane

Top End

John Heywood Rd


Homebury Drive


John Heywood Rd

In the opposite directionClayton

Edge Lane

Yew tree pub

Edge Lane

Junction with North Rd

Fairfield Road

Clayton Lane

Church Street

Newton Heath

Fairfield Road2
Fildes Street, Now Demolished
North Road
Glamis Avenue

Briscoe Lane

Bottom End

Clayton Lane


Maynes BusGarage


Stott Lane

Hope Hospital

Eccles New Road

Metro Tram

Eccles New Road

The Old Weaste Bus Depot

Cromwell Rd

Showing the Cromwell Bridge


Woodland Street

Longsight and Levenshulme

Stockport Road

including Plymouth Grove and Kirmanshulme Lane

Stockport Road

Looking towards Slade Lane

Stockport Road

at the junction with Albert Rd

Stockport Road

Photo from the 60's

Hathersage Rd

Victoria Baths

Albert Road

Levenshulme Station

Hathersage Rd

Saint Mary's Hospital

Oxford Rd

Grafton Street

3 Photos


Dickenson Rd

And Market, Longsight, Manchester


Daisy Nook,

Failsworth, Oldham

Nelson Street

Emily Pankhurst House

Manchester Royal Infirmary

Nelson Street

Ancoats, Bradford, Collyhurst and Miles Platting

Ruislip Ave

Miles Platting

New Cross


Oldham Rd

Miles Platting

Dyson Street

Ivy's Chip Shop

Miles Platting

Albion Terrace

Miles Platting

Queens Rd

Monsall St Junction

Moody Street
Bradford Manchester

Butterworth St,

Bradford Colliery

Howarth St,

Bradford, Manchester UK.


Demolished Flats

Miles Platting Lymouth and Lynmouth Rd's

Falmouth Street (Tripe Colony 3 phtos)
Looking at Wedgewood and Heston Streets (4th photo Tripe Colony)
Hulmlehall Lane (5th Photo Tripe Colony)
Piccadilly Square in the 60's

Cambrian Street


Great Ancoats Street
Withington and Fallowfield

Mauldeth Road West

Mauldeth Road West 2

Wilmslow Road


Burton Road


Princess Road
Lapwing Lane

Palatine Road

Old Photo

Corner of Hassal and Rainford Avenues

Site of 'The Old Big Tree.'

Alnmouth Road,

Withington, Manchester.

Burton Road 2

Withington Hospital

Eddisbury Avenue


Town Centre
High St
Withy Grove
Turner St
Town Hall

London Rd

Station (Piccadilly) 1957

Troops in Picadilly Gardens 1943
Piccadilly Gardens

Town Hall

Back end


St Mary's Gardens 1959

Cenotaph St Peters Square 1923

Manchester Area Paintings
Belle Vue Main Entrance
Piccadilly Gardens
RowsleySt-Ashton New Rd

Ashton New Road

Salvos Returning


The Round house, Every St.


Ashton Old Road

Gray Mare Hotel

Sarah Ann Street

Beswick, Manchester.

Ashton New Rd

The New Royal cinema

Stott St.

The Mosley cinema

Mosley Hotel


Ashton New Rd

Swinton Church

Worsley Court House



St Stephen's Church City Rd Humle

Also, The Mitchell Arms Ashton New Rd, Manchester and The Manchester Metro


Mason st Beswick circa 30s

Beswick Methodist Church


Whit Monday Albert Square early 1930's



Metropole theatre Openshaw


The Shambles


Manchester Rd-Barlow Moor Rd

Chorlton Library

Stretford-Old Trafford

Seymour Grove

Old Trafford


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