About this image
Midland Bank now (2003) occupies the site (right) in Church Street. Chapel Street goes through the centre of the picture towards Butterley. To the right is Nottingham Road, towards Grosvenor Road. The man in the centre of the picture is Mr George Burgin when he was 13 years old. He died in 1972 aged 82. He was a baker at Ripley Co-op Society.