This is a great aerial shot of the city centre  which is now often referred to as Queensgate roundabout. You can see the top of Cowgate, the old Perkins factory and Crescent Bridge. Work is underway on Bourges Boulevard.
This is a great aerial shot of the city centre which is now often referred to as Queensgate roundabout. You can see the top of Cowgate, the old Perkins factory and Crescent Bridge. Work is underway on Bourges Boulevard.

Looking back: Fascinating aerial pictures from Peterborough’s past

This week we take another look back at some fascinating aerial images of Peterborough’s past.

Monday, 30th August 2021, 12:45 pm

From fascinating views of the city centre before Queensgate was built to Ferry Meadows construction.

Peterborough has changed over the decades and as some of these pictures show, continues to change.

Do you think things have changed for the better? What landmarks do you miss?

If you have any pictures of Peterborough people and places from the past and you’d like to share them with Looking Back readers, send them to [email protected]

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