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By Janice Hayes

From its heyday within the 19th century as a huge centre of wiremaking, textiles, chemical construction and brewing, via to its subesquent reinvention as a brand new city within the overdue Sixties, Warrington has a proud and particular id. This impressive background is embodied within the structures that experience formed the town. Warrington in 50 constructions explores the background of this wealthy and colourful neighborhood via a range of its maximum architectural treasures.

From the palatial eighteenth-century city corridor to the city’s helpful Transporter Bridge, this detailed examine celebrates the city’s architectural historical past in a brand new and available method. neighborhood writer and cultural curator Janice Hayes publications the reader on a travel of the city’s historical structures and glossy architectural marvels. The church buildings, theatres, pubs and cinemas of Warrington’s business heyday are tested along the leading edge constructions of a twenty-first-century city.

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