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HISTORIES WALK – The Salford Explorer

Start:
27/03/2014 1:30 pm
End:
27/03/2014 3:15 pm
Cost:
£6
Venue:
Hanging Ditch Wine Bar
Address:
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Corner Cateaton Street & Victoria Street, Manchester, United Kingdom, M3 1ST

Sue Grimditch will unearth the best stories from the heart of old Salford, on and around Chapel Street, Greengate (condemned by communism pioneer Friedrich Engels in his infamous 1844 work, “The Condition of the Working Class”); the prison where some of the last public hangings in British history took place, Bexley Square (as featured in Walter Greenwood’s wonderful “Love on the Dole” and more.

The locale is soaked in history from mediaeval times to today – as New Manchester Walks will unveil on this mesmerising walk.

Salford CathedralOld Salford 1Bexley Sq demo

 

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