Who loved a visit to the Lynn Street market

Grantham’s, the Empire and the public market. They were all part of Hartlepool’s past.

Thursday, 2nd May 2019, 11:00 am
Lamb's clock and the entrance to the public market in this view of Lynn Street.

And their other common denominator was they were all iconic parts of Lynn Street which gets our attention in today’s Memory Lane feature.

Did you love a trip to the market or to one of the stores, such as Rowland’s? What do you remember buying?

Rowland's furniture store which later became the Dovecote Salerooms.

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What about Woolworths, Hardy or Lamb’s? Who remembers paying a visit to these Hartlepool favourites?

And who remembers the days of live entertainment at the Empire?

Would you love a return to those days when Lynn Street was a thriving centre?

Get in touch and share your memories of the town’s retail world in times gone by.

Some of the shops - and the Empire Theatre - in this Lynn Street shot.

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Let’s share some great memories.