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Background imageBuildings Collection: Inspired by the Wimbledon tennis championships taking place

Inspired by the Wimbledon tennis championships taking place, these children enjoy a game of tennis in the back streets around their home in South East London. 9th July 1961

Background imageBuildings Collection: The Tyne Bridge under construction. c. 1928

The Tyne Bridge under construction. c. 1928
The Tyne Bridge under construction. c.1928

Background imageBuildings Collection: The Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Limited was a Scottish shipbuilding

The Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Limited was a Scottish shipbuilding company in the Govan area on the Clyde in Glasgow, Scotland. 5th January 1966

Background imageBuildings Collection: Cardiff Arms Park, with new North Stand (right), Circa 1935

Cardiff Arms Park, with new North Stand (right), Circa 1935

Background imageBuildings Collection: Llanfaes Bridge, standing over The River Usk in Brecon, a market town

Llanfaes Bridge, standing over The River Usk in Brecon, a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales, 24th February 1954

Background imageBuildings Collection: General view of the new Rolls Royce factory in East Kilbride, Scotland June 1954

General view of the new Rolls Royce factory in East Kilbride, Scotland June 1954

Background imageBuildings Collection: View of Hem Heath Colliery in Trentham, Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire

View of Hem Heath Colliery in Trentham, Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire. 2nd April 1962

Background imageBuildings Collection: Exterior view of the former Jordans showroom and Grattan

Exterior view of the former Jordans showroom and Grattans catalogue building on Story Street in Hull, 27th September 1971

Background imageBuildings Collection: The facade of Liverpool Lime Street railway station seen from St Georges Plateau

The facade of Liverpool Lime Street railway station seen from St Georges Plateau. 14th May 1964

Background imageBuildings Collection: Crowded dance floor at the GEC ballroom in Coventry. Circa 1935

Crowded dance floor at the GEC ballroom in Coventry. Circa 1935

Background imageBuildings Collection: Kevin Keenoy, the Cardiff 8 year old and his sister Maeve who presented a 1

Kevin Keenoy, the Cardiff 8 year old and his sister Maeve who presented a 1, 151 signature petition opposing the closure of the Globe cinema, celebrate the news that the cinema has been saved

Background imageBuildings Collection: View of the new Dounreay Atomic Reactor near Thurso in Scotland Circa 1955

View of the new Dounreay Atomic Reactor near Thurso in Scotland Circa 1955

Background imageBuildings Collection: Bomb damage in Bristol after an attack by a lone Nazi German Luftwaffe raider on 28th

Bomb damage in Bristol after an attack by a lone Nazi German Luftwaffe raider on 28th August 1942, eighteen months since the last attack of the Bristol Blitz in the Second World War

Background imageBuildings Collection: Taff Street, the main shopping street, Pontypridd. 1st February 1965

Taff Street, the main shopping street, Pontypridd. 1st February 1965

Background imageBuildings Collection: The old Cockington Primary School, Torquay pictured in March 1967

The old Cockington Primary School, Torquay pictured in March 1967

Background imageBuildings Collection: High Street, Paisley, Scotland, 19th October 1955

High Street, Paisley, Scotland, 19th October 1955

Background imageBuildings Collection: Church Street, St Helens, Merseyside, 25th August 1958

Church Street, St Helens, Merseyside, 25th August 1958

Background imageBuildings Collection: Beecham Clock Tower, St Helens, Merseyside, 16th October 1958

Beecham Clock Tower, St Helens, Merseyside, 16th October 1958

Background imageBuildings Collection: Sefton Place, St Helens, Merseyside, 25th November 1958

Sefton Place, St Helens, Merseyside, 25th November 1958, with Greenalls Sefton Arms Hotel (left) and Helena House (right)

Background imageBuildings Collection: Ship Street, Brecon, a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales, 28th January 1955

Ship Street, Brecon, a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales, 28th January 1955

Background imageBuildings Collection: St Marys Church, Brecon, a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales

St Marys Church, Brecon, a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales, 18th May 1987

Background imageBuildings Collection: Aerial view of Albert Dock, Liverpool, Merseyside. 17th August 1980

Aerial view of Albert Dock, Liverpool, Merseyside. 17th August 1980
Aerial view of Albert Dock, Liverpool, Merseyside.17th August 1980

Background imageBuildings Collection: The Old Vic theatre in the West End, central London. 9th January 1961

The Old Vic theatre in the West End, central London. 9th January 1961

Background imageBuildings Collection: Scene of destruction in Caroline Street, Kingston Upon Hull after an air raid on the city

Scene of destruction in Caroline Street, Kingston Upon Hull after an air raid on the city on the night of 24th June 1943

Background imageBuildings Collection: Adamsdown Gospel Hall, Kames Place, Adamsdown, an inner city area

Adamsdown Gospel Hall, Kames Place, Adamsdown, an inner city area and community in the south of Cardiff, Wales. 23rd January 1961

Background imageBuildings Collection: View showing Somerset Street in the town of Abertillery in Monmouthshire, South Wales

View showing Somerset Street in the town of Abertillery in Monmouthshire, South Wales. Circa 1939

Background imageBuildings Collection: Experts are to investigate an at risk castle site hidden between two of Tyneside

Experts are to investigate an at risk castle site hidden between two of Tynesides busiest locations. The privately-owned Ravensworth Castle is concealed by woodland from the A1

Background imageBuildings Collection: Sauchiehall Street, Charing Cross, Glasgow. circa 1890

Sauchiehall Street, Charing Cross, Glasgow. circa 1890

Background imageBuildings Collection: General view showing the main street passing through the village of Ightham in Kent. 1926

General view showing the main street passing through the village of Ightham in Kent. 1926

Background imageBuildings Collection: Coventry Polytechnic Building, 1st April 1989

Coventry Polytechnic Building, 1st April 1989

Background imageBuildings Collection: Scene at Princes Dock in Liverpool showing seamen unloading cargo from one of

Scene at Princes Dock in Liverpool showing seamen unloading cargo from one of the merchant vessels. In the background is the famous Liver Building on the Liverpool waterfront. December 1928

Background imageBuildings Collection: Church of St David, Llanfaes in Brecon, a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales

Church of St David, Llanfaes in Brecon, a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales, Circa 1950

Background imageBuildings Collection: Exterior view of the Warwick Arts Centre at the University of Warwick. March 1990

Exterior view of the Warwick Arts Centre at the University of Warwick. March 1990

Background imageBuildings Collection: Exterior view of the Ambassadors Theatre in West Street, London Circa 1971

Exterior view of the Ambassadors Theatre in West Street, London Circa 1971

Background imageBuildings Collection: Workers arrive for their shift at the new Rolls Royce factory in East Kilbride

Workers arrive for their shift at the new Rolls Royce factory in East Kilbride, Scotland November 1953

Background imageBuildings Collection: Renfrew Airport, Scotland, Aerial View of new terminal building, 3rd May 1955

Renfrew Airport, Scotland, Aerial View of new terminal building, 3rd May 1955

Background imageBuildings Collection: Eccleston Grange, St Helens, Merseyside, 19th October 1945, on the outskirts of St Helens

Eccleston Grange, St Helens, Merseyside, 19th October 1945, on the outskirts of St Helens, the property has been given to the boroughs Education Committee to use as a school for special needs children

Background imageBuildings Collection: Bomb damage to Bridlington in the North East of England after Germain airmen of

Bomb damage to Bridlington in the North East of England after Germain airmen of the Luftwaffe bombed the town in an air raid in July 1940

Background imageBuildings Collection: Scene showing the bomb damage in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk following an air raid by

Scene showing the bomb damage in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk following an air raid by the German Luftwaffe. German planes dropped around 1

Background imageBuildings Collection: 3M building, Bracknell, Berkshire. August 1982

3M building, Bracknell, Berkshire. August 1982

Background imageBuildings Collection: Schoolchildren at Ellergreen Comprehensive School, Norris Green, Liverpool

Schoolchildren at Ellergreen Comprehensive School, Norris Green, Liverpool, 5th April 1980. Pictured, left to right, Sarah Pickstock, Gail Woodward, Alison Miller, Stephen Nickson, Paula Walsh

Background imageBuildings Collection: Coventry Technical College, in the Butts, Coventry, 1st August 1969

Coventry Technical College, in the Butts, Coventry, 1st August 1969. Additional Information:- Coventry Technical College was opened in 1935

Background imageBuildings Collection: Exterior view of the Strawberry Field childrens home in Woolton, Liverpool

Exterior view of the Strawberry Field childrens home in Woolton, Liverpool, Merseyside, made famous in 1967 with the release of The Beatles single " Strawberry Fields Forever" written by

Background imageBuildings Collection: General view of the Merseyway Shopping Centre in Stockport, Greater Manchester

General view of the Merseyway Shopping Centre in Stockport, Greater Manchester. 4th September 1975

Background imageBuildings Collection: Ellergreen Road School, Norris Green, Liverpool, 15th May 1995

Ellergreen Road School, Norris Green, Liverpool, 15th May 1995. The derelict school has been transformed into an award winning community centre by go ahead residents

Background imageBuildings Collection: Gosforth Senior Grammar School, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, 6th February 1973

Gosforth Senior Grammar School, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, 6th February 1973

Background imageBuildings Collection: Distin Court in Winner Street, Paignton in 1932 with the Baptist Church beyond

Distin Court in Winner Street, Paignton in 1932 with the Baptist Church beyond

Background imageBuildings Collection: Storey Arms Cafe, Brecon Beacons, Brecon, a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales

Storey Arms Cafe, Brecon Beacons, Brecon, a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales, 13th January 1959



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