Town Hall Clock During last years Feel-good Festival, I was lucky enough to get to view the inside of our Town Hall Clock Tower. Whilst taking part in a charity abseil down the side of it, I managed to take some photos during the anguish of waiting my turn. The original clock, with dials eleven…
Blue Plaques A blue plaque is a permanent blue plate installed in a public place in the United Kingdom and elsewhere to commemorate a link between that location and a famous person or event, the blue plaques are to serve as a marker of our heritage for generations to come. Supported by the Society of…
Around Rochdale By Jon Graham
Firgrove Bridge Rochdale Firgrove Bridge Rochdale, photos from Harold Howarth
The Landing The Landing, a collection of photos from Harold Howarth
St Edmunds New Lease of Life St Edmunds New Lease of Life, photos by Rochdale-Past Much needed repair work to make this beautiful church weatherproof and useable again.
River Roch Flooding 2008 River Roch Flooding 2008 from Harold Howarth
Yorkshire Street Rochdale 1978 Yorkshire Street Rochdale 1978, a collection from Harold Howarth
These photos are from Rochdale Market in it’s hey day, although these photos from the 70s don’t seem to reflect that.
Rochdale As It Was Rochdale as it was by Jim Buckley. Taken by his wife to be’s brother in law Ian Taylor under his direction of course…it was for a project they were doing for a subsid Art course at Elizabeth Gaskell College in Manchester. Thank you very much for sharing Jim, great photos.
Trinity Presbyterian Church, Rochdale, has been missing due to demolition a number of years back, here it is again in all its glory.