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Postcards of Hanley - Pall Mall


Pall Mall, Hanley 

Postcard  looking in the opposite direction to the previous one. This picture looks up Pall Mall towards Albion Street - the Town Hall can be seen on the left of the picture at the very end of Pall Mall

On the right the first large imposing building was the Museum and further up the road was the free public library. Both thee buildings were demolished in the early 1970's.

Hanley School of Art - founded 1860
Public Free Library - established by Hanley Borough Council 1887
The technical, art and industrial museum was based on the original work of the Mechanics Institute in 1891.



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