Uttoxeter Road, Longton. Photographed by William Blake.

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Date:1900 - 1940 (c.)

Description:Postcard with a street scene, including a tram and horse & cart.

Taken at Uttoxeter Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.

Information on the back of this postcard places the date for this image at circa 1880. Blake was not born until the mid 1870s. This photograph was taken at around the turn of the century. The early dating was possibly designed to give the postcard added nostalgic appeal.

Note: At certain magnifications a patterning effect will appear on this image due the nature of the original.

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Creators: Mr William Blake - Creator

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Source: The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

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