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May Mill


May Mill, Highfield, c.1960's
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Item #: 10009
View of the, now demolished, May Mill at Highfield.

Comment by: John B on 23rd March 2009 at 19:34

Great picture Ron. I worked at May from 1968 to 1972

Comment by: moodysue on 24th March 2009 at 10:24

I worked at Maymill in the Cardroom from 72-75 loved it

Comment by: james on 25th March 2009 at 10:16

is that the old canteen on the left , if so my mums house is right there on the corner in woodbrook drive , is this where woodbrook drive is now , i remember thinking how creepy that place was when i was growing up.good pic

Comment by: stan on 2nd December 2010 at 14:50

Yes that is the old canteen and on the other side is where the nurse used to have her office her name was nurse ryan.I worked at may mill from leaving school at 15 in 1963 till 1966 great times playing football in our dinner break anyone remember JOHNNY(oilcan)EDWARDS,JIMMY MELIA BRIAN BRADDOCK POLLY GEE&ANNIE ASPEY, all worked in the blowing room BERT KETTLE was the foreman inthose days,great times.

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