Old Thorpe Acre, Loughborough

View of Thorpe Acre from Thorpe Hill
View of Thorpe Acre from Thorpe Hill

View of Thorpe Acre in the 1950s
View of Thorpe Acre in the early 1950's

Thorpe Acre Green in the 1950's
Thorpe Acre Green in the 1950's

A picture of Thorpe Acre in the 1950's
Thorpe Acre in the 1950's - almost unchanged

The old Post Office
Thorpe Acre Post Office

Thorpe Acre, Loughborough
The centre of the village looking towards Barnett's farm

Thorpe Acre Village
The village centre from the Plough

The Plough Inn
The Plough Inn and Gorse Covert in the distance

The Rectory
The rectory, demolished to build bungalows in the late 1950s

Thorpe Acre to Chatsworth
Chatsworth Road in the making

Thorpe Acre c 1900
Thorpe Acre c 1900

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