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North Staffordshire Hotel, Stoke-on-Trent

This is a plan of the North Staffordshire Hotel which is on Winton Square opposite Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station. The hotel and station are both of the same architectural style and were built during ...

Norton Green Primative Methodist Chapel

This plan is of the primative methodist chapel at Norton Green, Stoke-on-Trent. Primative methodism began in North Staffordshire with the first open air meeting taking place at Mow Cop in 1807. Diagrams ...

Norton-in-the-Moors Workhouse, Endon Road, Norton Green, Stoke-on-Trent

This building plan shows the layout of Norton workhouse which was at 266 - 270 Endon Road. Workhouses began in the 17th and 18th centuries as places where the poor worked in return for food and board ...

Parish Hospital, Stoke workhouse, Newcastle Road, Stoke-on-Trent

This plan is of the parish hospital at Stoke workhouse. It was built in 1842, in response to the increasing number of ill people who came to the workhouse, and held about 80 patients. Diagrams (clockwise ...

Public Baths, Moorland Road, Burslem

This is an overall plan of the public baths on Moorland Road in Burslem. It shows the position of the various pools and the different entrances for first class men, second class men and ladies. Rooms ...

Public Baths, Moorland Road, Burslem

This plan is of the public swimming pool in Moorland Road, Burslem. In the late Victorian period baths were seen as an important move towards improved public health and many were built across Stoke-on-Trent. ...

School block, Stoke workhouse, Newcastle Road, Stoke-on-Trent

This plan is of the new school block at Stoke workhouse which was built between 1866 and 1868. The school accomodated about 250 students and was open until around 1899 when it was decided that the children ...

School block, Stoke workhouse, Newcastle Road, Stoke-on-Trent

This plan is of the school block of Stoke workhouse. The block was constructed in 1842 at the smae time as the hospital. Workhouses began in the 17th and 18th centuries as places where the poor worked ...

Shelton Cemetery Chapel, Cemetery Road, Shelton, Stoke-on-Trent

This plan is of Shelton Cemetery Chapel on Cemetery Road. The building was erected in 1860 and is actually comprised of two chapels: one for Church of England followers and the other for non-conformist ...

Shropshire Union Railway and Canal Company wharf Buildings, Burslem Branch Canal

This plan shows the wharf building owned by the Shropshire Union Railway and Canal Company. The building sat on the Burslem branch of the Trent and Mersey canal which has since been filled in, although ...

Sneyd Green Board School, Sneyd Street, Cobridge

This plan is of the boarding school on Sneyd Street in Cobridge. Top diagram - front of the school Large diagram - left hand side is the infants school with the head teacher's room, a cloakroom, 4 classrooms ...

St Peter ad Vincula Church, Glebe Street, Stoke

This plan shows St.Peter ad Vincula church which is on of Stoke's main landmarks. It was built between 1826 and 1830 and is a fine example of gothic architecture. The building, as well as some of the ...

St.James National School, Webberley Lane, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

This plan is of St.James National School in Longton. The school was built in 1836 next to the church of St.James the Less on land donated by the Duke of Sutherland. Around 100 children attended the school ...

Stoke market hall, Church Street, Stoke

This plan is of Stoke market hall in Church Street, Stoke. The building is still used as a market hall today and has an adjacent area of open land with outdoor stalls. Diagrams (from top): - Front of ...

Stoke Town Hall, Glebe Street, Stoke

This building plan is of Stoke town hall on Glebe Street. It was built in 1834 and is now a Grade II listed building. Diagrams (top to bottom): - Front of the building - Ground floor plan showing the ...

Stoke-on-Trent Railway Station

This plan shows the front of Stoke-on-Trent railway station.The outer face of the railway station has remained virtually unchanged since it was built but the interior underwent some major modifications ...

The Chinese Temple, Biddulph Grange Gardens

This is a plan of the chinese temple at Biddulph Grange Gardens. The gardens were created in the mid 19th century by James Bateman to house his large plant collection. The chinese temple is only part ...

The Great Wall Tower, Biddulph Grange Gardens

This plan is of the Great Wall tower at Biddulph Grange Gardens. The ornamental buildings were created as an integral part of the gardens by James Bateman, who set up the gardens in the mid 19th century ...