Pubs of Manchester

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Sunday, 11 December 2011

Yorkshire House, River Street


Yorkshire House, River Street. (c) Bob Potts [1].

This Walkers boozer had the odd feature of its sign spanning across the house next door on River Street.  The Yorkshire House was originally a Bell & Co. pub and closed in 1925 after it was compulsorily purchased by Manchester Corporation [1].  Facing the Yorkshire House was the Lochnagarr Inn across Medlock Street (right in the above photo).

Yorkshire House, River Street. (c) Bob Potts [2].

1. The Old Pubs of Hulme Manchester, Bob Potts (1983).
2. The Old Pubs of Hulme & Chorlton-on-Medlock, Bob Potts (1997).

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