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St Patrick's Walking Day


St Pats. Walking Day c 1948
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Item #: 24046
Photograph taken in Wellington Street c.1948 my sister Margaret on right.

Comment by: S. Naylor on 18th October 2013 at 19:53

I can almost hear "The wearing of the green" being played Tom!

Comment by: tim roberts on 19th October 2013 at 20:25

Is that joan beckett partly obscred by the chap on the left of the picture

Comment by: Albert. on 20th October 2013 at 16:30

Tom. Those houses had seen umpteen passed years. The old sash windows. No jealousy as to what neighbours had, because everybody had nowt, and what you did have, you worked extremely hard for it.

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