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Abney Hall

Reference number: 816

A rare picture of Abney Hall with its original two storey conservatory. The conservatory was removed by James Watts when the bay window was extended in the 1890s

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George and Dragon

Reference number: 197

Young boys stand on the unmade road outside the George and Dragon pub many years before it had its mock Tudor facade added.

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Horse drawn bus

Reference number: 763

The Cheadle to Manchester horse-drawn bus, with several passengers on the upper desk, stops along its journey. A particularly notable feature about the bus is that it is being pulled by three identical pure white horses. 

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Horse drawn bus

Reference number: 369

A horse drawn bus with passengers on board stands outside the White Hart Hotel.

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Horse drawn bus

Reference number: 365

A horse drawn bus with several passengers on the upper deck is about to depart from the White Hart Hotel for Didsbury and Palatine Road.

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Horse drawn bus

Reference number: A99

Local entrepeneur Fletcher Moss and other passengers board a new horse-drawn bus service in 1876 between Cheadle and Manchester. The Cheadle terminus is outside the White Hart Hotel.

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Horse drawn taxi

Reference number: 236

A horse drawn taxi waits outside the White Hart Hotel in heavy snow with St Mary's church in the background.

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Horse-drawn bus

Reference number: 347

A packed Manchester bound horse drawn bus about to depart from outside the White Hart Hotel with Scotch Bob (Robert Telford) as the coachman.

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