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St George's, Wigan


St Georges walking day, c1957.
St Georges walking day, c1957.
Photo: Marjorie Dean
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Item #: 85
St Georges walking day, c1957.

Comment by: kath byrne on 21st July 2008 at 19:10

Can anyone tell us where this pikky was taken,Idont recognise any of the pubs.The only Bears Paw pub I remember is in Newtown.

Comment by: Degs on 21st August 2008 at 02:45

Kath I don't thinh that is the St.George's area.I was born around there and don't remember those places shown there.

Comment by: kath byrne on 26th August 2008 at 19:29

I started St Georges in 1950 and walked at walking day and lived in Vaughan St and I know there were a lot of pubs in the Scholes area but I can not recall these,I bet Cliff H will know come on Cliffy give us a clue.

Comment by: Eileen Horrocks on 26th July 2009 at 10:33

I used to walk with St George's but don't remember the Bear's Paw being on the route. It could be St thomas cos Bear's Paw was on Chapel Lane. Dorothy Rigby was in my class at St Thomas and she lived there.

Comment by: eric on 27th June 2014 at 15:09

Never in the memory of man is that St Georges Wigan

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