Bull Baiting Bull Brow

Bull Baiting Bull Brow

Bull Baiting, the scene of a tragic accident that caused the end of the spectacle in Rochdale

Bull Baiting Bull Brow
Bull Brow Rochdale. Photo kindly supplied by John Murphy
Originally the front cover of a book, Rochdale As it Was By Jack Milne and John did a great job of touching it up
Paul Jones The large building is where the Regal moon now stands, banks to the left and the original bridge which stood at the bottom the now Yorkshire street, you can still see the bank sign where Bull Brow stands…
27 October 2013 at 20:03
Ian Woolfenden The bottom of drake street
27 October 2013 at 19:59
Shelly Buxton beautiful, very Scenic xx
27 October 2013 at 22:47
Lizzie Cronshaw More parking for a town overflowing with taxi ranks!!!!
30 October 2013 at 23:56
Mohammed Khalid Ie Sunny Hi where is this Rochdale? what yr is it plz Rochdale?
27 October 2013 at 23:22
Jean Beaumont Moan moan moan :((. Surely the river will be more scenic than what’s there now, which is nothing!
27 October 2013 at 23:17
Shirley-Anne Kennedy Thankfully we no longer bait bulls.
28 June at 11:57
Julian Smith The area around the town hall is going to be cleared of cars so events will have enough space there. People like water, and bridges, Rochdale has space to spare in the town centre, we need less space and more people. As for cleaning the river, united utilities is already on to that, at Smithy bridge and Mark street, huge new works going on.
28 October 2013 at 23:19
Chris Hendry hasn’t changed much Clive
28 October 2013 at 00:48
Clive Rushton Is there really still a debate about bringing/not bringing back the river? It absolutely is a no-brainer decision.
28 October 2013 at 00:45
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One comment

  1. That’s “brew”, Lanky for hill. They have them in Bolton, too! Rochdale road in Shaw is a big one! Must have been a fair climb for the Stagecoach horses, no wonder they changed them at the Fairview. The old farmyard gatepost is still at the Black Horse in Shaw.

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