A view of the Quadrant shopping street in Buxton, Derbyshire, with the thermal baths on the left and the Palace Hotel in the background (centre), 1961. Photo by Fox Photos/Hulton Archive/Getty Images.

29 nostalgic photos which show how Buxton once looked

Things have certainly changed in Buxton over the years, but there are many places which have withstood the test of time.

Enjoy this fantastic selection of archive photographs of Buxton of yesteryear, and don't forget to share your nostalgic images with us by emailing them to news@buxtonadvertiser.co.uk.

Central Buxton and baths, circa 1940. Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images.

1. Buxton Baths

Central Buxton and baths, circa 1940. Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images.
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A crash at the junction of Spring Gardens and Terrace Road. Photo: Buxton Advertiser archive.

2. Spring Gardens

A crash at the junction of Spring Gardens and Terrace Road. Photo: Buxton Advertiser archive.
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Buxton Advertiser archive, 1900s, London Road during Buxton's Edwardian heyday

3. London Road

Buxton Advertiser archive, 1900s, London Road during Buxton's Edwardian heyday
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Buxton Advertiser archive, 1974, queuing for petrol at the bottom of Spring Gardens during the 1974 fuel crisis.

4. Petrol crisis

Buxton Advertiser archive, 1974, queuing for petrol at the bottom of Spring Gardens during the 1974 fuel crisis.
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