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High Lane, Tunstall

The view north along High Lane (A5272) at the junction with Little Chell Lane (to the left) and Sprink Bank Road (to the right).

Hilderstone. Photographed by William Blake.

Village scene taken at Hilderstone, Staffordshire. The photograph includes a vehicle travelling past Christ Church on Cresswell Road.

Hilton Road, Stoke-on-Trent

The camera is looking south along Hilton road from near to the corner of Ashlands Road. The houses going off to the right are at the top of Newcastle Lane. Modern street lights have replaced the 1950s ...

Huntley Earthworks. Photographed by William Blake.

Landscape including a view of the earthworks at Huntley, Staffordshire. Taken on April 27th 1933.

Indian Balsam, or Impatiens glandulifera

Although not native to Staffordshire, the Indian Balsam is becoming a common sight on the county's river banks. Flowering between July and October, this plant can reach a towering 1.5 metres in height. This ...

J Hewitt Sons works, Fenton.

Joseph Hewitt & Co. operated the Fenton Low Brick and Marl work was alongside the Biddulph Valley and Leek branch of the old North Staffordshire Railway. The line opened in 1859 and was finally closed ...

King Street, Fenton

This photograph was taken looking along King Street towards Longton from the corner with Bishop Street (to the right). This part of King Street was also known as Star Bank. Opposite on the left hand side ...

Kirklands Ltd.

Pottery factory exterior including bottle ovens. Taken at Kirklands Ltd., King Street, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent. The photograph was taken from Longton Railway Station. Taken from the Gladstone ...

Leek Road, Hanley

This photograph was taken from the Heath House Lane bridge over the Stoke to Leek and Biddulph branch line. The camera is looking south in what Bert Bentley described as "putrid light". On the left is ...

Leekbrook Tunnel

A Standard Class 2 locomotive, number 75035, emerges from Leekbrook tunnel in Staffordshire during the 1960s. Despite closure to goods traffic in 1988, this stretch of line through the Churnet Valley ...

Leigh. Photographed by William Blake.

Village scene taken at Lower Leigh, Staffordshire. The scene includes a public house called the Railway Inn, a motor car, a workshop and worker.

Level crossing on Scotia Road, Tunstall

The photograph was taken from close to the corner of King William Street and Scotia Road, looking southwards. In the centre are the level crossing gates allowing the Chatterley Whitfield mineral railway ...

Level crossing on the Birches Head Road, Stoke-on-Trent

Level Crossing and crossing house at Birches Head Road on the Biddulph Vlalley/Stoke to Leek branch line. The camera is looking south. Birches Head road was known as Horse Lane until the 1920s. The Caldon ...

London Road, Boothen, Stoke-on-Trent

A view south west along London Road towards Oakhill from near All Saints Road. The West End public house later became a community centre. Off to the left are Coronation Gardens, occupying the old bed ...

Longton Park. Carlisle Street Entrance. Photographed by William Blake.

Park scene with a view of Longton Park's Carlisle Street entrance on Queens Park Avenue, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. The park's official name is Queen's Park and it was officially opened ...

Longton Road, Rough Close. Photographed by William Blake.

Street scene taken at Longton Road, Rough Close, Nr. Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. The Swynnerton Arms public house and a horse and cart can be seen in the distance.

Longton Station

The Phoenix Pottery Works seen from the platform of Longton Station, looking west towards Fenton. Phoenix Pottery was operated by Thomas Forester, specialising in majolica, from the 1880s. The chimney ...

Longton Station, Baths Road, Longton

Longton Station was opened in August 1848 and stood on the Crewe-Derby line of the North Staffordshire Railway.