This is the only one of the three "Rows", "English","Welsh", and "Crescent" built near to the Duke of Bridgewater's Canal at Runcorn, for his canal workers, to have survived to the present day. The "now" photo is looking the opposite way to the older one.
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As you know I came here for the purpose of singing which I did last night, had a good time. Hope you are alright