SK3833 : Blue Peter, Alvaston

taken 7 years ago, near to Alvaston, Derby, Great Britain

Blue Peter, Alvaston
Blue Peter, Alvaston
The Blue Peter at Alvaston opened January 1935. It was the first of three pubs to be opened in Derby using identical designs. They were operated by Offilers, the Derby brewer which later became part of Bass. The other pubs sharing the same art deco style design, resembling ocean liners, are The Blue Boy at Chaddeston which opened Jan 1936 and The Blue Pool at Sunnyhill (now a Tesco Express) which opened in May 1936.

See also SK3432 : Tesco Express (The Blue Pool) and SK3737 : Blue Boy, Chaddesden.
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SK3833, 33 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 25 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 26 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Business, Retail, Services  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3854 3330 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:53.7463N 1:25.7136W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3858 3329
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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1930s  Thirties  Public House  Offilers Brewery  Art Deco 

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