10 pictures that show how Alnwick has changed over the years

1. Here's a picture of Bondgate Without from 1884. It was taken by Rev PT Lee. The buildings on the right have been replaced with the Alnwick Playhouse and our very own Gazette offices.
1. Here's a picture of Bondgate Without from 1884. It was taken by Rev PT Lee. The buildings on the right have been replaced with the Alnwick Playhouse and our very own Gazette offices.

With kind permission of the Alnwick Memories Facebook page and the contributors to the page, we have compiled 10 photographs from years gone by that highlight how Alnwick has changed over the years.

The images range throughout the years, some from the late 1800s right through to the 1960s.

2. This is Bondgate Within during 1930s. Note the buildings on the left, including the splendid Louvre Cafe, have now been replaced with the M&Co shop and Dorothy Perkins.

2. This is Bondgate Within during 1930s. Note the buildings on the left, including the splendid Louvre Cafe, have now been replaced with the M&Co shop and Dorothy Perkins.

If you have your own pictures we could add then email mailto:michael.pearson@jpress.co.uk

3. This is a postcard of a familiar Alnwick Market Place dated 1915.

3. This is a postcard of a familiar Alnwick Market Place dated 1915.

4. Here is Alnwick and County Stores on Bondgate Within. You'll notice the old Gazette office to the right which is now Glendale Paints.

4. Here is Alnwick and County Stores on Bondgate Within. You'll notice the old Gazette office to the right which is now Glendale Paints.

5. A familiar scene, the old Alnwick station which is now home to Barter Books.

5. A familiar scene, the old Alnwick station which is now home to Barter Books.

6. A packed Bondgate Within in 1906 when Alnwick played host to a special royal visit.

6. A packed Bondgate Within in 1906 when Alnwick played host to a special royal visit.

7. It may take you a while to realise where this is. It's on Bondgate Within. The former Louvre Cafe was demolished and is now home to M & Co.

7. It may take you a while to realise where this is. It's on Bondgate Within. The former Louvre Cafe was demolished and is now home to M & Co.

8. A slightly familiar Bailiffgate which went on to be come the Duchess's Community High School as we know it today. Not much has changed 100 years on.

8. A slightly familiar Bailiffgate which went on to be come the Duchess's Community High School as we know it today. Not much has changed 100 years on.

9. The familiar Fenkle Street. No date for this photograph at present.

9. The familiar Fenkle Street. No date for this photograph at present.

10. Finally, here is Pottergate, the right hand side looks fairly familiar but note the buildings on the left which have now been demolished.

10. Finally, here is Pottergate, the right hand side looks fairly familiar but note the buildings on the left which have now been demolished.