Geographical http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/taxonomy/term/15/all en Hill Close http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/hill-close/clone-hill-close <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/_hill-close-snow.jpg" /><br/><p>In the snow</p> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/hill-close/clone-hill-close#comments Geographical Streets Hill Close 1920-1929 Wed, 15 Feb 2012 11:54:45 +0000 admin 977 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Hill Close http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/hill-close/hill-close <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/CIMG2801resize.jpg" /><br/> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/hill-close/hill-close#comments Geographical Streets Hill Close 2000-present Wed, 15 Feb 2012 11:46:10 +0000 admin 976 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Brunswood Close http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/brunswood-close/brunswood-close <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/House Brunswood Close 1950's ish.jpg" /><br/><html /></html> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/brunswood-close/brunswood-close#comments Geographical Streets Brunswood Close 1950-1959 Wed, 04 Jan 2012 18:22:07 +0000 admin 969 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Vancouver Avenue http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/vancouver-avenue/vancouver-avenue-1 <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/wi mothers union 001 resize.jpg" /><br/><html /></html> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/vancouver-avenue/vancouver-avenue-1#comments Geographical Streets Vancouver Avenue Wed, 04 Jan 2012 14:58:13 +0000 admin 958 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Vancouver Avenue http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/vancouver-avenue/vancouver-avenue-0 <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/vancouver ave 001 Resize.jpg" /><br/><html /></html> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/vancouver-avenue/vancouver-avenue-0#comments Geographical Streets Vancouver Avenue Wed, 04 Jan 2012 14:43:28 +0000 admin 953 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Vancouver Avenue http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/vancouver-avenue/vancouver-avenue <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/vancouver ave 001 Resize colour.jpg" /><br/><html /></html> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/vancouver-avenue/vancouver-avenue#comments Geographical Streets Vancouver Avenue Wed, 04 Jan 2012 14:42:22 +0000 admin 952 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Megaloughton Lane Canal Bridge http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/megaloughton-lane/megaloughton-lane-canal-bridge <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/station inn 006 resize.jpg" /><br/><html /></html> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/megaloughton-lane/megaloughton-lane-canal-bridge#comments Geographical Streets Megaloughton Lane Wed, 04 Jan 2012 14:40:43 +0000 admin 951 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Spondon Cricket Club http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/cricket-ground/spondon-cricket-club <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/spondon cricket club 001.jpg" /><br/><html /></html> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/cricket-ground/spondon-cricket-club#comments Geographical Locations Cricket Ground Wed, 04 Jan 2012 14:29:02 +0000 admin 945 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Almshouses, West Road http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/west-road/almshouses-west-road <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/Almshouses, West Road.jpg" /><br/> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/west-road/almshouses-west-road#comments Geographical Streets West Road Wed, 21 Sep 2011 15:10:02 +0000 admin 896 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Sancroft Road http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/sancroft-road/sancroft-road <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/Sancroft Road.jpg" /><br/> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/sancroft-road/sancroft-road#comments Geographical Streets Sancroft Road Fri, 11 Feb 2011 15:54:48 +0000 admin 805 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Moor End http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/moor-end/moor-end-4 <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/img031mod.jpg" /><br/> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/moor-end/moor-end-4#comments Geographical Streets Moor End 1980-1989 Fri, 11 Feb 2011 15:50:35 +0000 admin 804 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk 14 Moor End http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/moor-end/moor-end-3 <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/Moor End.jpg" /><br/><p>Moor End</p> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/moor-end/moor-end-3#comments Geographical Streets Moor End 1980-1989 Fri, 11 Feb 2011 15:48:58 +0000 admin 803 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Sitwell Street http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/unknown-26 <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/_unknown31.jpg" /><br/><div class="submitted">Submitted by Denise (not verified) on Wed, 03/02/2011 - 20:33.</div><div class="content"><p>I believe the photograph, showing the shop front is now the fish and chip shop side entrance on the corner of Sitwell St. and Poplar Avenue, the bow window behind the fence is Squeaks and Beaks, it was Harrington's Drapery shop when I was a Child in the 1950's</p></div> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/unknown-26#comments Geographical Streets Sitwell Street Sun, 19 Dec 2010 12:29:30 +0000 admin 795 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Whitsun walk? http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/church-hill/whitsdun-walk <img src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagecache/220x147/_church-hill Resize.jpg" /><br/> http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-image/church-hill/whitsdun-walk#comments Geographical Streets Church Hill Tue, 07 Dec 2010 13:05:48 +0000 admin 736 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk Marl Pit Close http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/archive-article/marl-pit-close/marl-pit-close <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="124" height="147" alt="" src="http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/image-default.jpg?1268758203" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-label">Original Photographer / Author:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Guy Brighouse </div> </div> </div> <p>Guy Brighouse wrote in 1987: The Marl from the Pit was used in local brickyards.&nbsp; I remember Mr Edward (Neddy) Wheatley telling me he remembered it being worked.&nbsp; He died in early 1930s aged 82.</p><p>He also told of the Whitsuntide Village walks, when as a member of the local Cow Club he led a (very docile!) cow at the tail end of the procession, behind Spondon Brass Band.</p><p>Marl Pit Close was a small field just north of the bypass.</p> Geographical Streets Marl Pit Close Sat, 04 Dec 2010 13:34:47 +0000 admin 659 at http://www.spondonhistory.org.uk