Mod outside the Twisted Wheel in Manchester 1967

Soul music at the Twisted Wheel Club All-Nighters in Manchester." Mod outside the Twisted Wheel, Manchester, United Kingdom, photograph by Paul Stanley.

Hulme Concrete Jungle, Manchester. “The Crescents”, 1979. Also known as the 'Streets in the Sky', the Crescents, Hulme, Manchester, UK, were built 1972 and demolished 1991. http://manchesterhistory.net/manchester/gone/crescents.html

EUD I Hugh Wilson and Lewis Womersley: Hulme Crescents, Manchester I 1972

Image by Ian Robinson. Taken of The Crescents, Hulme, Manchester. 19th century slums were cleared out to create this giant housing estate, but design problems caused them to become unpopular, and they were made adults-only because of the dangerous balconies. Apparently taken over by countercultural types in the 80s and even used for club nights. More, fascinating info on Wikipedia.

EUD I Hugh Wilson and Lewis Womersley: Hulme Crescents, Manchester I 1972

Market Street, Manchester corner with Oldham Street, 1900.

Market Street, Manchester corner with Oldham Street,

The only way.

Mancunian Way.

The last remnants of the brewery that once belonged to my family! In Manchester, UK

Iconic Manchester brewery site to be turned into low-cost Travelodge hotel

Iconic Manchester brewery site to be turned into low-cost Travelodge hotel

Tib street Manchester.

Tib Street, 1958 - wonder if there's such a thing as a street full of pet shops these days?

Apollo Manchester

I have had most of the best nights of my life in here. Mumford & sons were the last band I saw here in their uk tour & they nailed it. I've never seen so many sweaty, happy people dancing to a banjo

Library Walk, Manchester, England, United Kingdom, 2003, photograph by Ian M. Butterfield.

Library Walk, Manchester by Ian M Butterfield - Things to do in Manchester aside for joining the Social Media: The Essential Toolkit training course that takes place on December

The 'Streets in the Sky', the Crescents, Hulme, Manchester, UK, c.1990. Built 1972, demolished 1991. http://manchesterhistory.net/manchester/gone/crescents.html

brutalistrevival: “ Hulme Crescents, Manchester High density council housing built in the that had to be demolished because it proved so difficult to manage.

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