Housing in Burnage
Items relating to the change, development and construction of housing in Burnage.
Leonora's parents moved to Burnage from Ardwick, riding on bicycles down Burnage Lane; perhaps they saw the houses being built then? She also describes how Burnage remained on the edge of open country while she was growing up.
Leonora describes her house being built in 1926: her father worked on the railways chose a house by Burnage railway station, registering for while it was being built.
Leonora describes the large allotment and adjoining garden at their house at Brayside Road.