8 March 2009

St Andrews Road: then and now

St Andrews Road - 1937 and 2009

Top: St Andrews Road, Headington in 1937. Photo by Cyril Arapoff, © Oxfordshire County Council Photographic Archive

Bottom: a similar viewpoint 72 years later. The old cottages were demolished in 1938 to make way for a new development set further back from the road. The lamp post in the foreground of Arapoff’s photo appears to have been moved as well.

More on Arapoff here.


1 Comment »

  1. […] also this comparison montage here – looking west on the same road, 1938 and […]

    Pingback by The same street, three views over 84 years « PhotoDelusions — 20 March 2009 @ 12:04 am

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