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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #366 on: January 26, 2013, 08:22:33 AM »
Some more images uploaded this morning from the History Society's second Strines folder:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=-27
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #365 on: January 25, 2013, 01:37:25 PM »
A selection of photos from Marple Local History Society's Archives folder for Strines have been added to the Virtual Tour this afternoon:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=-27
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #364 on: January 21, 2013, 10:22:41 AM »
Some more images from Ray Noble added this morning - these show dancing on the lawn of Brabyns Hall in 1929:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=-13
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #363 on: January 13, 2013, 08:11:05 PM »
Three more new images from Ray Noble added to the Tour this evening. These include two of people at the Trinity Methodist Church and a Girls Group on Chadwick Street:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=0
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #362 on: January 11, 2013, 07:09:30 PM »
A couple more photos from Ray Noble added to the Tour this evening:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=0

Also one much better copy of an existing photo, so it's been replaced:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/displayimage.php?pid=727

And finally Ray's copy of an existing All Saints' School photo had all the names on the back (fantastic! ):

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/displayimage.php?pid=2911

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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #361 on: January 01, 2013, 06:31:21 PM »
First photos of 2013 uploaded to the Virtual Tour have been provided by Ray Noble and include several shots of the Hollins Mill Chimney just prior to demolition in October 1957.

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=0

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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #360 on: December 28, 2012, 10:53:57 AM »
A variety of photos from MLHS folders on Compstall, High Lane and Ludworth/Lower Fold have been added to the Tour this morning, including a couple of interesting shots of the Gasometer at Ludworth prior to and during demolition in 1976.

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=0
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #359 on: November 24, 2012, 08:33:04 AM »
Photographs from a Marple Local History Society folder for Compstall have been added to the Virtual Tour this morning.

Amazon will be interested to see a couple of Compstall Cricket Club players but dates and names are not recorded:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=0
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #358 on: November 16, 2012, 07:17:55 AM »
A photo of Marple British Legion c 1948 from Ray Noble has been added to the Tour this morning:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/displayimage.php?album=lastup&cat=0&pid=7667
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #357 on: November 02, 2012, 06:30:28 PM »
A selection of photos from Marple Local History Society Archives have been added to the Tour this evening featuring Hawk Green and Chadkirk Chapel:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=0
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #356 on: October 28, 2012, 06:21:11 PM »
Thanks for that interesting snippet Ray!

A new album has been added to the Tour this evening showing the handover of the section of Iron-Age Ditch at Mellor Old Vicarage at the end of September, taken by Arthur Procter:

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=131
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #355 on: October 26, 2012, 08:18:11 PM »
When Marple council decided that Captain was not needed any more they sold him to Oldfield & Braddock's at Chapel House Farm c1952 I walked with him and Len Oldfield from Rose Hill Council yard to Chapel house Farm.




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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #354 on: October 06, 2012, 06:20:18 PM »
The Virtual Tour has been updated this evening with a selection of photos taken by the late Gordon Mills between 1957 and the early 1960s. These have been passed to Marple Local History Society by Gordon's widow, Barbara. There is also one from Ray Noble of Captain Marvel!

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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #353 on: September 02, 2012, 09:21:10 AM »
The Virtual Tour has been updated this morning with photos from Marple Local History Society's Archive folder for Hawk Green and also some 1979 Carnival photos from Ray Noble.

See: http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=0

The images on the Virtual Tour have now been viewed more than 1,500,000 times - if only I had a penny!
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Re: The Virtual Time Tour of Marple
« Reply #352 on: August 19, 2012, 10:05:19 AM »
The Virtual Tour has been updated with some 1980 carnival photos from ray Noble plus a couple of his grandson Ryan, who is now a member of the Life Guards band.

http://visitmarple.co.uk/photos/thumbnails.php?album=lastup&cat=0
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