The above image is taken prior to 1961

before we went to work on the property.


The image above shows the frontage after we demolished the first floor

in 1962 because it was leaning dangerously over the road due to subsidence damage

BERT BENTLEY ARCHIVE - LONGTON - 1963/64 - Railway Station , view toward Foley Crossing. Subsidence crack to right of station.

This image taken from the platform of Longton Station before 1961

when we demolished 4 of the 6 bottle ovens.