August 2005 view of Penn Avenue Flats. Built in 1927, they were originally intended to house the occupants of premises demolished for the building of Abbey Bridge.
For the story of the Penn Avenue Flats and how Abbey Bridge came to be built, see the Lenton Listener article - The Road To Penn Avenue.
Articles from 'The Lenton Listener' Magazine
The Road To Penn Avenue - Issue 29 - June to July 1984
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