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By Terry Garner

Burton upon Trent thoughts bargains a nostalgic glance again on the town's earlier via a variety of postcards, photos, receipts and advertisements from the author's personal assortment. Burton upon Trent, which straddles the River Trent within the east of Staffordshire, is the most important city within the nationwide wooded area. 'Burton', because it is understood in the community, grew up round Burton upon Trent Abbey, which used to be a huge non secular centre for Staffordshire in medieval instances. In later years, the River Trent Navigation was once prolonged to Burton and, by means of the early smooth interval, it had emerged as a bustling industry city. Burton has a wealth of excellent structures, together with the city corridor, St Margaret's church and St Paul's, lots of that have been donated by way of Michael Bass, who grew to become Lord Burton within the 19th century. As its brewing assumed significance within the early 19th century, town rather began to extend. In its heyday, Burton boasted a dozen or so breweries and used to be considered as the foreign brewing capital of the realm. writer Terry Garner invitations the reader to step again in time and discover Burton upon Trent's wealthy and engaging history.

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