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St Joseph's, Wigan


Walking day c1951
Photo: Cyril Ashurst
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Item #: 4783
Joe Moore on left with my brother Cliff Ashurst

Comment by: Cyril Ashurst on 29th January 2008 at 01:34

I believe that Joe was a teacher at St Josephs in the 1950s

Comment by: Minnie on 4th February 2008 at 21:58

Cyril, can I take some of your photos for my site please?

Comment by: Cyril Ashurst on 4th February 2008 at 22:50

Hi Minnie
No problem, use any of the photos you want.

Comment by: brian on 4th January 2009 at 00:44

the date for this photo is wrong i am the first boy on the right i was born in 1948

Comment by: vincent lannon on 31st January 2010 at 19:56

Joe moore was a teacher at St Joesphs school,i was in is class i was 14 years old,a long time ago,he used to take the senior rugby team.

Comment by: julia fairclough on 15th April 2011 at 22:40

i remember mr moore his class was what we called school huts & miss topping was the other teacher they were built out side school near the canal there was only two class rooms he always used a stap for punishment but never used it on the girls as i recall

Comment by: JP on 27th May 2011 at 22:15

Joe Moore took us for football in 1957-58 at St Josephs.I think he was ex Wigan Ath.reserve player.Good teacher, good footballing coarch even in those days.

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