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Tumbledown Cottages, Wigan


Tumbledown Cottages.
Photo: Ron Hunt
Views: 10,857
Item #: 902
Tumbledown Cottages, typical homes for Wigan miners.

Thanks to Brenda for identifying these as Pendlebury Row, canal bank, near Pendlebury Bridge, Haigh.

Comment by: forshaw on 28th April 2008 at 17:11

great pic from the past
if only we could se them now they have great charm

Comment by: Susan Powell on 9th August 2018 at 10:21

My great grandfather Thomas Edmund Powell lived here with his wife Mary Alice @1911.

Comment by: Susan Powell on 2nd November 2018 at 13:08

Would anyone know the exact location of the cottages, where they actually on the canal Bank.

Comment by: Peter Walsh on 7th April 2020 at 08:46

The canal ran the other side of the houses. The bridge was just off the picture to the left and pendlebury lane ran left to right across the foreground of the picture.

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