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Platt Bridge Methodists


Walking day
Photo: Thomas Sutch
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Item #: 7119
Platt Bridge Independent Methodists walking day, 17 July 1948. Netto stands in the background today. Thanks to Eric Titley for picture.

Comment by: CK on 15th October 2008 at 17:36

Is that Warrington Road? If so I used to live in the row of houses far right

Comment by: maggie on 16th January 2010 at 11:44

The butcher Tom Frew was a friend of my dad's he wanted him to go and run his Scottish farm for him. The Coop was opposite

Comment by: Terry Boyd (Mrs) on 12th August 2019 at 00:10

Tom Frew was my uncle. I'm trying to trace his brother David's son also called David.

Comment by: David Frew on 26th July 2020 at 12:33

David Frew here. I remember uncle Toms butchers. My father had his own shop for a time in Hindley, directly across from “bird in t’hand”.

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