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Delapre Abbey, Northampton, England//"Sir William Lane of Horton, Co. Northampton England, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Family Days Out, English Heritage, Cathedral Church, Local History, Filming Locations, England Uk

Delapre Abbey, Northampton, England

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delapr%c3%a9_Abbey Delapré Abbey (The Abbey of the meadow), or more properly, the Abbey of St Mary de Pratis, Northampton, was one of only two Cluniac nunneries built in England (the other being at Arthington in Yorkshire); the Cluniac order was a branch of the Benedictines and fell under the rule of the great abbey at Cluny in Burgundy. Typically there were between a dozen and twenty nuns resident at the abbey at any one time. The Abbey was founded by Simon of…

Roving around the town centre, roughly within the old town walls. A mixture of shops, factories, houses and street furniture. Northampton England, Northampton Town, Sign Writing, Street Furniture, Local History, Cathedrals, Jerusalem, Vintage Photography, Old Town

Town Centre: part one - Buildingsofnorthampton

Roving around the town centre, roughly within the old town walls. A mixture of shops, factories, houses and street furniture.

The Bandstand, Abington Park, Northampton Uk History, Local History, Northampton England, Outdoor Classroom, Filming Locations, Countryside, United Kingdom, The Good Place, Tourism

Postcard: The Bandstand, Abington Park (c1928)

Format: Monochrome Postcard Please contact Northampton Museums and Art Gallery if you would like a copy of this image for either personal or commercial use. Location of collection: Northampton Museum & Art Gallery www.northampton.gov.uk/museums Part of: Northampton Social History Collection Reference number: P 38.1982.2

Adnitts dept store in drapery street (Northamptonshire) Page 1 RootsChat. Northampton England, Local History, Old Pictures, Drapery, Buildings, Shops, Street View, Lost, Sweet

Adnitts dept store in drapery street (Northamptonshire) Page 1 RootsChat.Com

This is my first time using this forum.. please can someone help me to find any information or old pictures of Adnitts departement store in drapery.northants. My

Northampton Corporation Transport buses on the Market Square Photographers Office, Northampton England, Routemaster, Bus Coach, Busse, Bus Station, Local History, Filming Locations, Public Transport

Northampton Corporation Transport buses on the Market Square

On carnival parade days, buses would be parked on the Market Square until the roads were clear for them to go to the bus depot in St James. This shot was taken from the window of the photographers' office at the Chronicle and Echo in summer 1967. The vehicles are all NCT buses - Nos 189, 220, 196, 245 and 248. All are Daimlers with Roe bodywork. I borrowed a camera from Pete Allen who then kindly developed this for me while I waited! I think he was puzzled why I wanted to take this shot, but…

Photo of Northampton, The Co Op, Abington Street 1922 Northampton England, Council House, The Blitz, Back In Time, Summer Nights, Shops, Street View, London, History

Northampton, the Co-op, Abington Street 1922

Photo of Northampton, The Co Op, Abington Street 1922

  Kinky Boots Musical, Northampton England, Local History, Filming Locations, Eastern Europe, Public Transport, Childhood Memories, Countryside, United Kingdom

Tidy Northampton

This picture is looking down Drapery towards the junction with Mercers Row in Northampton. The two buses are both Daimler CVG6 with Roe H33/26R bodies. JVV 213 dates from 05/1959 and ENH 253D from 01/1966 some naughty person has opened the emergency exit upstairs on 253. Also present in this traffic free shot is an Austin 1800 and a very new looking white Bedford HA van. the picture is undated but I would suggest 1968 as a start. Peter Shoesmith. *Scanners note. This picture come from a…