Old Cemetery Road, Hartlepool
The image shows old Hartlepool destructor in about 1966 in Old Cemetery Road or Clifton Street as it was known at that time. It was demolished in 1972.
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Dated 1965, the image shows Throston Engine House hiding behind the hoarding showing two well known ale adverts (Vaux of Sunderland of course closed some years ago)
To the left is Throston Bridge which was well known as 'the border' into Hartlepool and was demolished in 1973. To the right is Old Cemetery Road which was, until 1967 and amalagamation of Hartlepool and West, known as Clifton Street.
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View from embankment above Northgate. From left ot right: Throston bridge, Throston Engine House, Clifton Street (Old Cemetery road) with Steetley in distance, the unfinished "Comet" cinema. Garage in foreground was built 1961.More detail »