Play street in Salford, Lancashire, c1946, via Flickr.

The 'play street' road sign is of interest as well as the 'players'. "Ring a ring of roses" looks to be being played - boys and girls - and .

Salford buses

Cathedral Steps/Victoria Arches - A Final Farewell.

British Housing - Derelict and Slum Housing - Salford - 1974. The rag and bone man.

Britain in the Century: A Pictorial Record. A long way from the glamour of Swinging London, in 1974 there were still slum areas in the north of England. Here a man pushes a cart through the streets of a poor area of Manchester.

Feeding the Navvies at Mode Wheel Weaste Manchester Ship Canal

Feeding the Navvies at Mode Wheel Weaste Manchester Ship Canal

Cock Robbins Bridge [sic], Salford, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom, 2013, photograph by Craig Wallwork. Site of a gruesome murder in 1963 and, in the words of my mate, "Clearly named in your honour." Yikes.

Cock Robbins Bridge [sic], Salford, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom, 2013, photograph by Craig Wallwork. Site of a gruesome murder in 1963 and, in the words of my mate, "Clearly named in your honour." Yikes.

Liebermans, Regent Road, Salford.

Liebermans, Regent Road, Salford.

Barton Aqueduct 1894

“This 1894 photo is of Barton Aqueduct, a swing bridge carrying Bridgewater Canal over Manchester Ship Canal.

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