Photos of Wigan
Photos of Wigan



Wigan Album

Belle Green Lane, Ince

2 Comments

Walking day
Photo: Bill Eatock
Views: 2,155
Item #: 8913
Taken in Kendal Road, Ince. Date unknown.

Comment by: Norman Parry on 25th January 2009 at 17:43

I was born in battersby st in 1956,and had a great childhood with some lifelong friends would love to hear from any of you out there. Norm Parry.

Comment by: Bill Eatock on 8th March 2009 at 19:26

I was born in 1951 in Francis Street, Norman . Just under the bridge at the top of Belle Green Lane. It used to be known as "Irish Town" The houses were falling to bits. No hot water, no proper toilets, gas lighting. It was horrible! Mind you the folk were great and everyone stuck together and made the best of it.

Leave a comment?

* Enter the 5 digit code to the right of the input box. Don't worry if you make a mistake, you will get another chance. Your comments won't be lost.