The Development of Mark's Gate Housing Estate

16mm film Black & White Silent 1951 - 1962 20:32

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Summary: Film covers the building of the Mark's Gate Estate from June 1951 to 28 October 1962.


  • Rita Tull wrote on May 31, 2022:
    I wrote this article about memories of growing up on Marks Gate estate in the 1950’s and 60’s.
  • Peter Phelps wrote on August 31, 2019:
    We lived in a flat 54 Arneways Avenue. We moved there in 1954 when I was four years old. I…
  • Paul Hewson wrote on February 12, 2018:
    My Dad lived as we did at 15 Lawn Farm Grove for 47 years ,changed a lot over the years…
  • Pat Keen was Fagg wrote on January 11, 2018:
    Moved to Marks Gate in 1953 aged 8 lived in Crabtree Avenue this is a wonderful record of that time…