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Burkitts Lane

Catalogue ref: pa610

Category: Events

Period: 1946-c1975

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The Thursday livestock auction in Burkitts Lane was a regular event well into the 20th century, finally closing in 1986. This photo was probably taken in about 1955 - the auctioneer is Roland Coote Oliver of Boardman and Oliver.


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