Old Maps of Flixton

Historic Maps of Flixton and the local area.

This multi-view card shows: Top left: The 'new shops' at Woodsend, now demolished to make way for a new(er), smaller shopping development Top right: The old swimming baths, now demolished - new baths down Bowfell Road off to the right of the picture. Bottom right: Flixton House late 18th century(?) 'manor' house. (...Read full memory)

This is the Curzon cinema, with the old Swimming Baths at the left of the shot. I remember Saturday afternoon childrens matinees and also watching 'Zulu' at the Curzon when it was first released. The other local cinema was the 'Empress' in Urmston town centre - demolished to make way for a small shopping centre long (...Read full memory)