Peterborough Then & Now

Peterborough Then & Now

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Peterborough has a rich history and heritage which tells a gripping story. Through the matching of old and rare images with modern ones taken from the same camera location today, this book allows the reader to soak in the many changes that have occurred over the years. These ninety images trace some of the most significant aspects of the city, illustrating how it has developed over the centuries and how today's successes have their roots in yesteryear. The book is sure to invoke happy memories in older residents, as well as offering a deeper insight to newer residents and visitors.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 162 x 232 x 10mm | 300g
  • PAVILION BOOKS
  • The History Press Ltd
  • Stroud, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0752481479
  • 9780752481470
  • 1,390,791

About June Bull

June Ball and Vernon Ball are keen collectors of old postcards of Peterborough, and have a total of 3,500 originals from the late Victorian period to the early 1960s. Both are founder members of the Peterborough Local History Society and June is the Hon. Secretary. June and Vernon enjoy visiting other organizations to give illustrated talks on old Peterborough. They write for Peterborough Life magazine, and have authored seven previous books about the city. They live in Peterborough.show more