Hyde Name Origins.

The name "HYDE" is derived from the hide, a measure of land for taxation purposes, taken to be that area of land necessary to support a peasant family. In later times it was taken to be equivalent to 120 acres .
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Friday, 14 January 2011

The old bus station -


Interesting shot of the old bus station pre M67 motorway! I remember the old bus shelters being very draughty on a winters day! No seats or doors - makes todays bus station look like comparative luxury ! Notice the Astoria Bingo Hall peeping over the shelter to the right hand side.

1 comment:

stefank60 said...

awww lovin the old Orange n white SELNEC busses - takes me back.

Mikey (aka RLB, aka Stefank60 et al)