Old Town Station Crossing

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Crossing at the old Town Railway Station.

Barnstaple High Street

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Barnstaple High Street, “Then & Now”.

Boutport Street | Bus Depot | Green Lanes

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Northern end of Boutport Street, as it was before Green Lanes Shopping Centre was built.

Peter Lord | TopShop

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Peter Lord, corner of Joy Street onto High Street – Now another entrance to Green Lanes.

High Street | Abbey National | Green Lanes

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Barnstaple High Street & The entrance to Green Lanes Shopping Centre.

County Garage | Boutport Street | Green Lanes

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Boutport Street, County Garage, demolished to make way for Green Lane Shopping Centre.

84 High Street

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84 High Street. Shop-fronts ain’t what they used to be –

From The Air – Town & Taw

old-aerial-tawI noticed this old postcard on eBay the other day, an old aerial photograph of Barnstaple, looking down the river Taw towards the estuary.

As I didn’t recall seeing this particular image before, and after noticing a couple of things on the eBay image, I decided I wanted to see it in more detail. So I purchased it, and scanned it in high resolution.

Click the thumbnail to load the hi-res version of the photograph, or here’s the lo-res standard version.

Regal Cinema – Strand

The Strand, Then & Now. Move the slider left & right to compare the differences –