This image shows the High Street running along the centre of the photo and at the far side of the river. You can make out Birch’s black warehouse by the riverside to the right/middle of the photo and to the far left/middle is the Chain Bridge Forge. In the foreground on the right is the junction of Double Street, Westlode Street & Albion Street. The old fire station is visible at this junction.
Note all the open land behind the High Street

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