Old Prints of Chester

    Old Prints of Chester

    An ongoing project by Richard Nicholson

    to illustrate the many and various

    engraved and printed views of Chester

    published from the 17th to the early 20th century

    CITY VIEWS

    •  Chester - from the Stationers Almanack 1890

      Chester - from the Stationers Almanack 1890

    Chester. Steel engraving from a picture by A.Duncan.Engraved by H.P.Godfrey.Published by Roberts and Leete,London for the Stationers Almanack 1890

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    Bridge Street
    bridge street chester england

    BRIDGE STREET

    Bridge Street. Lithograph. From Nature by G. Pickering. Published by John Seacome, Bookseller, Chester circa 1840
    Lower Bridge Street, looking Down. Lithograph drawn by W. Tasker and published by John Seacombe, Bookseller, Chester circa 1840
    Ancient Crypt c.1230. J. Romney c.1855 Possibly 12 Bridge Street where I spent many hours at Booklands
    Bridge Street Row, Chester. Lithograph drawn by W. Tasker. Published by John Seacombe. Published circa 1840
    Old Houses In Bridge Street
    Etching by George Cuitt
    Bridge Street. Photograph c.1890
    Bridge Street. Lithograph. From Nature by G. Pickering. Published by John Seacome, Bookseller, Chester circa 1840
    Albion Hotel. Chambers Family Hotel. Letter heading with interesting illustration and details about this posting house
    Old Houses In Bridge Street
    Etching by George Cuitt
    Gammul House. Steel engraved view dated 1845. J. Romney. The Residence of Sir Francis Gammul 1645 and in which Charles I lodged during the Siege.
    Bridge Street Chester
    Allen fct Colmore Row Birminham. Allen
    Hand coloured steel engraving c.1830
    Lower Bridge Street and Albion Hotel. Woodcut vignette published in 1857
    Part of the West Side of Bridge Street. George Batenham. This is the later 1880 edition

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    chester cathedral st werburgh street chester ch1 2dy england
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    CHESTER CATHEDRAL

    Chester Cathdral from the Water Tower. C. Warren. From Winkle's Cathdrals circa 1842
    Chester Cathdral - The Cloisters. C. Warren. From Winkle's Cathdrals circa 1842.
    Chester Cathdral S. W. View. C. Warren. From Winkle's Cathdrals circa 1842

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    eastgate street chester england

    EASTGATE STREET

    Eastgate Street. (From the Cross). Lithograph by G. Pickering published by John Seacombe, Bookseller, Chester circa 1840

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    foregate street chester england

    FOREGATE STREET

    A House lately taken down in Foregt Street. G. Cuitt 1809

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    northgate street chester england

    NORTHGATE STREET

    Northgate Street. Exchange, Fish and Vegetable Market, Chester. Lithograph frawn by G. Pickering and published by John Seacombe, Chester circa 1840.
    Northgate Street. Lithograph. Drawn by g. Pickerinbg. Published by John Seacombe, Bookseller, Chester circa 1840.
    Part of the East Side of Northgate Street. George Batenham. Fist published c.1816. 1880 edition. Shows corner with Eastgate Street
    Part of the East Side of North Gate Street. George Batenham. First published about 1816 this is the 1880 version showing shop fronts
    Northgate, and Bluecoat Hospital Woodcut vignette published in 1857

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    watergate street chester england

    WATERGATE STREET

    Old House in Watergate Street, 1593. George Cuitt. Etching published in 1855
    Watergate Street Row. (Looking Up) Chester. Lithograph by W. Tasker dated 1839. Published by John Seacombe, Bookseller, Chester
    Watergate Street Row, Chester. North Side. Lithograph by T. Picken. Published by Seacombe and Harrison, Booksellers, Chester circa 1840
    Watergate Row, South, Chester, Interior View. J. Mc. Gahey. Published by Minshull & Hughes, Eastgate Row, Chester.Tinted lithograph published circa 1875
    Watergate Street Row, Chester. G. Pickering / G/ Hawkins. Lithograph view published by Day and Son circa 1840
    Derby House, Watergate Street, Chester. Date 1591. Published by J. Romney, Oulton Place, Chester, 1847

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    THE WALLS AND TOWERS

    •  Phoenix Tower, Chester. George Batenham

      Phoenix Tower, Chester. George Batenham

    Phoenix Tower, Chester. George Batenham. Hand coloured etching c.1820
    •  The Ship Gate, Chester

      The Ship Gate, Chester

    The Ship-Gate commonly called the Hole in the Wall. George Batenham. Hand coloured etching c.1820.

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