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St Nicholas' Church- SW and NW Door Frames

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Photograph showing the south-west and north-west door frames of the Church, with the new rectory at the rear (no roof on at this point).

St. Nicholas' Church- Top of the Tower

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Photograph taken from the top of the church's tower- note the slits in the brickwork for the bell chamber. man on the left of the photograph presumably Clerk of Works, wearing 'Pot Hot' sign of position of Clerk of Works in the 1930's!!

St Nicholas' Church- Scaffolding at East Tower

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Photograph showing wooden scaffolding to East End and Tower. Solid plank hoarding to front of site, cabin (site office) to left. Sign board reads 'George MacFarlane and Son Builders, Newton Street, Manchester'. Site for the Church of St. Nicholas in…

St Nicholas' Church- Poplar Road Houses to Rear

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Photograph looking south-west showing brickwork to south end and Poplar Road houses at rear.

St Nicholas' Church- Looking West from Roof

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An image of the Rector (Rev H.A. Barnett) on roof boarding (looking west). Note the temporary church and the railway embankment at the rear.

St Nicholas' Church- Homestead Farm to Rear

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Image of St. Nicholas' Church under construction, looking north-west, showing the temporary church (left) and Homestead Farm (right) at rear.Columns to north aisle on right, window (lower) in west wall bricked up on inside eventually!

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St Nicholas' Church under Construction - Homestead Farm at Rear

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A photograph of St Nicholas' Church under Construction with Homestead Farm at Rear, showing Boundary Pole at rear (Chestnut Pole).

St. Nicholas' Church under Construction

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Looking north-east, temporary railway sleeper road for access and asphalt boiler with asphalt "cakes" nearby! Cottages and Bull Inn at rear together with two tram standards and telegraph pole.

St Nicholas' - Bull Inn at Rear

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Looking North East with 'Bull Inn' at rear [Renamed 'Old Bull Inn approx 1990 and demolished September 2000]. Semi-circular brickwork to East End of Church with rolled steel jousts (RSJ) forming floor construction over vestries.

St. Nicholas' Church - New Rectory

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An image of the new rectory being built for St. Nicholas' Church. Burnage Station and the bridge across Fog Lane are visible in the background, along with the outbuildings of Holmstead Farm.