War Re-enactment Day by Ernest Pyke (Praktica DCZ 6.2)
The Wigan and English Civil War Re-enactment Day by the Sealed Knot Society.
Comment by Ken R on 31st May 2012 at 00:15
O Yez, the old town criers didn't need a mike. Looks a nice day but not many people about.
Comment by Thomas(Tom)Walsh . on 31st May 2012 at 06:50
Ernest,very interesting photograph ,When did this occur,how many were involved ?
Comment by Scholes Malc on 31st May 2012 at 07:34
Is it Gulliver?
Comment by Garry on 31st May 2012 at 07:59
Lets go back to birds.
Comment by Catherine on 31st May 2012 at 08:24
Brilliant picture..when we watched there were loads of people about.
Garrry this our town centre you are abvouisly not a Wiganer!!!!
Tom it was 26th May and was a brilliant day..Thanks to all involved xx
Comment by Cyril on 31st May 2012 at 13:14
Tom, Bennielechat has put videos of the re-enactment parade and the four gun salute from the tower of All Saints church on the Forum under the General Board, they are worth viewing.
Comment by jim Boothman on 31st May 2012 at 20:28
Nice Photo Ernest.
Sorry I missed the Re-enactment's, would have been worth seeing.
Comment by Ernest Pyke on 1st June 2012 at 16:19
Thanks for your comments.
Cyril, there` are very good video`s on You Tube showing everything that the Sealed Knot did last Saturday. The two cannons on the Piazza were not allowed to fire because of possible damage to the library glass.
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