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Brunswick Street

What we know about this image :

Taken from the junction of Raby Place and York Street in 1955. William Street, Brown Street and Harrison Street have just been cleared in the foreground. The Central Stores and Park Road Presbyterian Church are visible in the background.

The photo was from a photographic record of the Central Area of West Hartlepool prepared in 1955/6 at the request of the Town Planning and Redevelopment Committee 'in the hope that it will be of interest to future generations of West Hartlepool'  

The record focuses on areas which were within the next ten years to be completely redeveloped following The Max Lock Plan. It was compiled by WL Taylor and photographs developed by Thomas Clarkson Chemist of Tower Street.

Date (of image) : 13/9/1955

Creator : West Hartlepool Council

Part of the "Library" collection


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