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Chester Racecourse, Cheshire, July 1929

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A GWR Publicity view of the city of Chester taken from the racecourse, Cheshire, July 1929. Chester Racecourse was established in 1539, making it the world's oldest racecourse still in operation today. The centre of the racecourse is being used for grazing and the towers of many of the city's churches including Chester Cathedral are visible in the distance

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Media ID 20079884

Date: 2nd June 2020

Unique Reference Number: P10R 023

Image Size: 2290 x 1581 Pixels

Filesize is 1.30MB

Associated Categories: Cheshire

Keywords: 1920s, 1929, cathedral, cheshire, chester, church, horse racing, july, racecourse, racing, summer, tower