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Aerial view showing Derby Road area, Ilkeston, 1971
22 September 1971
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Looking south-east with Derby Road bisecting the picture from top left to bottom right and Oakwell Drive coming in from the left. Ilkeston Fire Station is located at the junction with Ron Brooks' Garage opposite. Centre top is the site of Ilkeston Colliery, later occupied by Oakwell Dairy and other industrial premises - this pit closed before World War One.