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#1 ONLINE   Cavcraft

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 05:50 PM

I'm sure we had a thread for this, but I couldn't find it, soz.

 

 

Chester, probably early 1970's...

 

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 05:58 PM

Rhyl, yesterday.

 

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 06:03 PM

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 06:12 PM

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 06:12 PM

Newbury through the ages

 

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The clock tower is just about visible there in the final photo.


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 06:17 PM

1970s Basingstoke:

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 06:18 PM

Chester le street 1975

 

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 06:54 PM

Loughborough in the 70s. This is my desktop background, I love this pic

 

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I can see a lot of cars there, but I don't see any Trumpfs. Clearly Arthur Prince wasn't as good as the local Ford dealer at shifting tat.

 

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:02 PM

Chester le street 1975
 
This is one of my FiL bus's
 
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So..... it's 7am in Grange Villa, you trudge through 4" of snow to the corner shop.

All is quiet, all is white.... (except the shopkeeper)

Two saintly tyre lines grace the main drag.... Yup >> Gennies running! lol


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:24 PM

1965, I suppose. Badewanne was very popular obviously.


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:27 PM

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:27 PM

Walsall in thar 70's

 

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:31 PM

1965, I suppose. Badewanne was very popular obviously.

 

Fords in general. Note lack of BMWs, except for the Isetta and an R60.


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:33 PM

Funnily enough, this popped up in my news feed today. This was taken in 1972, a few minutes from my house.

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:33 PM

Fareham in the 90s, from the point of view of a bridge-jumper.

 

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The carpark is still a carpark but the bridge has now gone.

 

And off the 80s too.

 

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:37 PM

Public transportshite at the end of our road. Views show 1902, seventies, and modern- life-is -rubbish.

I'm sure we had a thread for this, but I couldn't find it, soz.


Chester, probably early 1970's...

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:37 PM

Aberdoom.

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:42 PM

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Mehari, DS, Alfa... golden shite times.

The Night club had a tank with 30 sharks to dance with.


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:45 PM

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Taunus TC in front of the Audi 80?


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:47 PM

1970s Basingstoke:
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Please tell me you Photoshopped in Starsky n Hutches Victor 101 in.

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:48 PM

ASMM Auction Central...

 

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 07:57 PM

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 08:02 PM

Bewdley, covers me and Red5;

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Early 80s;
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More recently
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Posted 22 May 2017 - 08:02 PM

1970s Basingstoke:

 

 

Now whereabouts is this? Some of the buildings look familiar, but I can't quite place it.



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Posted 22 May 2017 - 08:07 PM

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Mehari, DS, Alfa... golden shite times.

The Night club had a tank with 30 sharks to dance with.

 

It just isn't like it used to be.

 

Remember the Crash? Lindwurmstraße, literally underneath the railway bridge.

I only was there once, which resulted in an altercation with one of their bouncers

and we both ended up in the sewing room of Harlaching hospital.

For the record: They stitched HIM up first!

 

Them wuz them dayse...


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 08:24 PM

It just isn't like it used to be.

i still like it, good place to live, roads  full of shite..

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 08:34 PM

Funnily enough, this popped up in my news feed today. This was taken in 1972, a few minutes from my house.

https://scontent-lhr3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t...

 

 

Meanwhile at my family cradle ca. 1972...

 

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And today:

 

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 08:39 PM

Ooh. I can join in aswell:

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Posted 22 May 2017 - 08:39 PM

It just isn't like it used to be.

 

Remember the Crash? Lindwurmstraße, literally underneath the railway bridge.

I only was there once, which resulted in an altercation with one of their bouncers

and we both ended up in the sewing room of Harlaching hospital.

For the record: They stitched HIM up first!

 

Them wuz them dayse...

We stopped going there when they hired Thomas Gottschalk as discjokey. OlyDisco was the place we went, the village girls new in town went there, easy.... and the beer was much cheaper.


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Posted 22 May 2017 - 08:42 PM

Living in a (very) small town in the arse end of Norfolk, there aren't a huge number of photos online.  I did find this one though, of the High Street a very long time ago.

 

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Here's a couple of slightly more recent ones.

 

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Here's the station, before Beeching got his grubby mitts on it.

 

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And here's a very smoll photo off of the '80s.

 

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