Then & Now – Swan Street, Manchester

Then & Now – Swan Street, Manchester

Welcome to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Manchester streets, landmarks and buildings from bygone days with how they look today. Our main image this week shows cars and trucks trundling over the tram tracks and cobblestones of Swan Street, Ancoats,...
Then & Now – Swan Street, Manchester

Then & Now – Deansgate, Manchester

Welcome to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Manchester streets, landmarks and buildings from bygone days with how they look today.This week our main image shows a deserted Deansgate on the morning of Good Friday, April 1953.Two hikers are setting off...
Then & Now – London Road, Manchester

Then & Now – London Road, Manchester

Welcome to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Manchester streets, landmarks and buildings from bygone days with how they look today.This week our main image shows soldiers marching along London Road in 1919 after returning from Belgium at the end of...