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Mount St. Mary's Church, from Upper Accommodation Road


Mount St. Mary
Description:
Undated. View from Upper Accdommodation Road looking towards Mount St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church. In between is a cleared area that had previously been occupied by Elsie View and Ada Crescent. This area has since become the site of new housing on The Spinney and Spinneyfield Croft. On the right, the site of the former Bertha streets has already been built on and has become Richmond Hill Close. Image courtesy of Paul Farnill.

User Comments:

Name:
mavis lawrence

Comment:
i worked at the bakers ,preciouses,when i left school,and met my husband norman Lawrence there,he was newly back from Korea,we had the flat above the shop,that was Ada crescent,we then moved and lived with my husbands grandma in Elsie view,we where married in St Saviors church April 2nd 1956,we were SO young,Norman re married and died at a young age of 63.

Date:
15-Sep-2012

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Name:
Erin

Comment:
Does anyone know roughly what year the Berthas were knocked down? My late mother wrote a poem about their demolition and I'd like to know roughly when she wrote it. Thanks

Date:
10-Feb-2014

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