Blackpool Promenade 1900

Rare footage of Blackpool Tower being built in 1894

Many people from Stoke on Trent over the year’s have spent many happy holidays, let alone day trips to the seaside town of Blackpool.

The video link below shows how Blackpool was celebrated in Queen Victoria’s Reign of 1900 just a year before she passed away.

Blackpool Tower shown in the video was just six year’s old after it was built in 1894.

Enjoy this trip of yesteryear Blackpool.

https://www.britishpathe.com/video/blackpool-promenade/query/Lancashire

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