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The Strand

Sep 15, 2015 by

The Strand in Bude. The Strand Hotel is shortly to become a Premier Inn, the latest episode in its chequered history. Here it is still a fairly low level building but was later revamped. Not sure of the date but some people can probably date it from the...

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Lots of Snow
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Lots of Snow

Jul 6, 2015 by

A snowy scene in the Strand in 1904, with the Granville Tea Rooms at the end. This building still stands, anonymously, behind the TSB Bank building. At this time the building which now houses the arcade had a solid front; previously it had a shop front and, after this, the vehicle opening of the Strand (later Southern National)...

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The Strand 1900
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The Strand 1900

Jul 14, 2014 by

In a shot taken around 1900, the Strand is still dominated by the Bude Hotel and has yet to acquire the Globe Hotel buildings. On the skyline, Summerleaze Crescent is now...

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