Stoke on Trent

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42 fascinating pictures of Stoke-on-Trent's six towns from our archives - Stoke-on-Trent Live Architecture, Stoke City Fc, Flats, Stoke On Trent, Stoke City, Staffordshire, Towns, Brunswick Street, North

We have delved deep into our archive to find some wonderful pictures of the six towns of Stoke-on-Trent from days gone by. Take a look through to see how Burslem, Tunstall, Hanley, Stoke, Longton and Fenton have changed over the years. These 42 pictures show the towns how they used to be - so take a look through to see if you recognise any of the buildings or roads.... or remember the fashions!

peter grennan
Town Road, Hanley 1973 Stoke On Trent, Newcastle, Centre, Staffordshire, Towns, Old Train Station, Old Street, Old Train, Landmarks

There have been many, many changes in Hanley in recent years. Not only has the skyline altered dramatically, but you will see from these pictures that the street scene has also changed too - and long gone are some of our favourite High Street shops. We have delved deep into our archive here at StokeonTrentLive to find some of the best pictures from the Seventies. Here you will find photographs of Fountain Square, Hanley Park, Town Road and Parliament Row - as well as a few pictures of Hanley…

Susan Sturman
80 years of photographs from The Sentinel - a nostalgic look at life in Stoke-on-Trent and North Staffordshire - Stoke-on-Trent Live Stoke On Trent, Newcastle, Stoke City Fc, Staffordshire, Stoke City, Stanley Matthews, Oxford Circus, Old Photos, North

Dear Happy Ghosts, was an exhibition of over eighty years of press photographs from The Sentinel. From news stories, sport and features, these pictures will give you a wonderfully evocative and nostalgic look at life throughout Stoke-on-Trent and North Staffordshire. In this gallery of photographs from Sentinel photographers past and present, you will see images that have captured life here in North Staffordshire - from the cleaning of the angel on top of Burslem Town Hall to Sir Stanley…


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