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 Steam engine - Swithland Reservoir  Steam engine - Swithland Reservoir
One of the three triple expansion steam engines in the coal-fired pumping station of ...... cont.
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 Swithland Reservoir  Swithland Reservoir
5th July 1894 - the ceremony for the cutting of the "first sod" in the presence of ...... cont.
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 Wright's Factory c1925  Wright's Factory c1925
Girls standing at the end of their looms in the weaving shed about 1925.
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 Cottages on Wood Lane  Cottages on Wood Lane
The cottages were built by Wrights for their workers in 1893-94.
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 Gas works by 'The Brinks'  Gas works by 'The Brinks'
The gas works were demolished in 1966 and there is now a small housing development on the ...... cont.
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 Meeting Street  Meeting Street
Formerly known as Wood Street or Wood Gate, this photograph shows the Blacksmith's Arms ...... cont.
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 Leicester Road  Leicester Road
This photograph was probably taken in the 1920s. The sign in the foreground on the right ...... cont.
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 Fish and Chip shop - Station Road  Fish and Chip shop - Station Road
This shop was part of a row of shops which were attached to the White Horse pub and ran ...... cont.
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 Shops to the side of the White Horse pub c1950  Shops to the side of the White Horse pub c1950
This postcard shows Dockray's Fish and chip shop (1 Station Road) and cottages at the ...... cont.
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 Corner Shop in Barrow Road 1902  Corner Shop in Barrow Road 1902
Now Hannah's Chocolates [2010].
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Total: 324 artefacts returned over 33 pages

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