Amusement Park at Belle Vue Gardens, Manchester, 1920s.
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A photograph of the amusement park at Belle Vue Zoological Gardens in Manchester. Belle Vue Zoological Gardens was a large zoo, amusement park, exhibition hall complex and speedway stadium in Gorton in Manchester. It opened in 1836. The amuseument park shut in 1977 and, by the end of the 1980s, the Gardens had shut altogether.