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Higham/Stepens   Views: 920
Ellen Higham and daughter's wedding   Comments: 3
Photo: Neil Cain   Item #: 19058  
 
Ellen Higham and daughter's wedding

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  The lady on the left is Ellen Higham, wife of Chris Higham who kept the Cases Arms on Holt st./Manchester Rd. corner Ince. Ellen's maiden name was Stephens and her parents George and Mary kept the Rosebridge Inn. As Chris Higham doesn't seem to appear the photo must date to after his death in Summer 1906  

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Comments by Chris, 1st December 2011  
Love the photo, the ladies hats are stunning, was the Cases Arms the pub they used to call the pinky?

Comments by Rev David Long, 1st December 2011  david@scars.org.uk 
If you look in St Mary's Registers you'll find Ellen's widowed son remarrying, whilst living on Warrington Road, Spring View.

Comments by irene roberts, 1st December 2011  
It was The Oddfellows Arms that was called "The Pingy".

 
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