The NQ Archives

The Northern Quarter like you've never seen it before, fantastic vintage photography.

By Lee Isherwood | 1 August 2011

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Oldham Street, Manchester, looking south towards Piccadilly, from Church Street 18/03/1921

Thomas Street from Soap Street City Engineers Department 16/05/1939

Manchester on Saturday afternoon, Tib Street, Manchester Harris, J F /03/1958

Upper High Street, Smithfield Market viewed from Thomas Street

High Street, Elbow Entry to Roman Street 09/06/1910, Jackson, J.

Smithfield Market, Salmon Street 1966, Kay, W


We’re going to publish more of these images every week, but if you’d like to learn more visit Manchester Archives and check out all 80,000 images for yourself, they are fantastic (although I haven’t seen all of them yet)

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