By David Humphreys,Douglas Goddard

Northampton used to be nationally very important in medieval instances yet such a lot lines of the interval have been destroyed by way of the good hearth of 1675. The rebuilt city centre, the improvement of the shoe exchange within the 19th century, and the period of shipping and paintings in the neighborhood used to be later engulfed by means of the spreading barriers of town, as have been the and trade which graced the River Nene. this present day the shoe factories have all yet long past; motor automobiles and buses have changed the trams and plenty of striking structures reflecting civic satisfaction have disappeared by the hands of builders. Northampton via Time seeks to teach those adjustments via a well suited array of pictures, reflecting the distinction among the bustling Northampton of at the present time and the grandeur of the earlier, supplying a worthwhile archive and perception into the background of the city for all.

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