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Don Tonge | Bolton 1970s

Don Tonge | Bolton 1970s

British Culture Archive | March, 2020.

A selection of images taken in Bolton during the 1970s.

From the archive of our featured photographer Don Tonge.

Don “I worked as a freelance photographer for many years shooting Press PR and Portraits. I spent about eight years as front of house photographer for The Octagon Theatre in my hometown of Bolton, Lancashire (or Greater Manchester if you prefer) I have always been interested in Documentary and Street Photography”.

 

All Photos © Don Tonge. No usage or reproduction of any type may be made without obtaining prior permission from the copyright holder.

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