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#218765 - 27th Mar 2008 1:01pm Borough Road (1922)
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This view looking down Borough Road was on a picture postcard dated 1922.

The grocer's shop on the right at 375 Borough Road was then owned by a Henry Mann, who in 1893 was in partnership with a John Tunna at 52 Oxton Road. Besides being grocers, they also blended teas, one of which was named Mantunna, a combination of their names. They later sold the brand to Morris & Jones and it is today owned by Crown Foods.

Beyond the end of the shops on the right stands the Central Library, which was opened by King George V and Queen Mary the same day as the Mersey Tunnel, 18th July 1934.


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#218815 - 27th Mar 2008 7:07pm Re: Borough Road (1922) [Re: BMW Joe]
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nice one Joe!
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#218828 - 27th Mar 2008 8:59pm Re: Borough Road (1922) [Re: Waddi]
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cool that!! loads smaller isnt it!
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#218831 - 27th Mar 2008 9:36pm Re: Borough Road (1922) [Re: chiccy]
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#218832 - 27th Mar 2008 9:49pm Re: Borough Road (1922) [Re: vw_kyle]
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looks crap now days. I want to go back to them day (but still have a laptop and Internet lol)

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#218900 - 28th Mar 2008 6:35pm Re: Borough Road (1922) [Re: Wheels]
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Wow i wouldnt have got that one at all.

Great pics again Joe.
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#218906 - 28th Mar 2008 6:46pm Re: Borough Road (1922) [Re: Mark]
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wow, so strange, the half way house in prentons a good one to do a pic compare on
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#218907 - 28th Mar 2008 6:49pm Re: Borough Road (1922) [Re: Sanchez]
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I think we have one will search later.
Its about a year old the post.
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#218908 - 28th Mar 2008 6:52pm Re: Borough Road (1922) [Re: Mark]
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yer your right mark, i remember that !
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