Walkley History

News, events and discoveries of the Walkley Ways, Walkley Wars history project.

Slum Clearance Photos

The following colour photos were taken by Alan Philpotts during the 1970s demolition of streets on the site of the future Ruskin Park. The black and white photos were taken by Jim Buckley during demolition of parts of Burgoyne Road in the early 1980s.

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