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Streets within streets :- Blackpool Pleasure Beach in 1935 was as popular as it is today, some of the rides in this photograph remain today, but the view has altered considerably with the introduction of many modern rides including the magnificent Big One. Blackpool historical

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Blackpool air disaster, September 7, 1935 off Swainson Street. Pic by photographer Christopher Annand

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