The Original Eccles Cake Shop In 1796 James Birch started baking the first Eccles cakes and the first cakes were sold here. Cakes were exported as far as the West Indies and Australia

Photo of Eccles Cake and James Birch blue plaque
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Photo of Eccles Cake and James Birch blue plaque
nick.harrisonfli on Flickr
Photo of Eccles Cake and James Birch blue plaque
nick.harrisonfli on Flickr
Photo of Eccles Cake and James Birch blue plaque
nick.harrisonfli on Flickr

56 Church Street, Eccles
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by Talking Town City of Salford Part of the Eccles History Trail series

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Photo of Eccles Cake and Eccles Wakes brushed metal plaque
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