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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 1st July, 2016)

Victoria apartments

Victoria apartments

Photo: Mick Byrne  (Sony HDR)
Views: 3,455

Comment by: Scholes Malc on 1st July 2016 at 08:00

Great renovation but I must admit I preferred it when it was red!

used to be on our Sunday night route around town after the Ball & Boot - onto Crofters, Bees Knees (for loop juice) Vic and always finish off in the Clarence (and if we had any energy, or money, left it was up to Sloopies!!) Happy days!!

Comment by: A.W. on 1st July 2016 at 09:58

I am glad to see thy retained the old CTC winged wheel badge in the restoration.

Comment by: Johnny on 1st July 2016 at 10:28

We went on a similiar route Scholes..I remember the Vic as a good place to wait for dates at Wallgate Station. They would arrive and you kept em waitin while you quaffed yer ale!

Comment by: Robin Leigh on 4th July 2016 at 14:12

Red? I remember when it was black, like everything else near a railway station. It looks great.

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