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park colliery(stones)


Park Colliery
Photo: Ged Hilton
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Item #: 17062
Indian ink Drawing of park colliers ,Drawn by Vince Glover,

Comment by: Ged on 10th February 2011 at 20:10

Did anyone know Vince Glover the chap that drew the above , Said to have lived in Downallgreen Rd between Meadowcroft & the Motorway bridge,

Comment by: nyce horse on 10th February 2011 at 22:27

Ged, I knew him very well, a true gent, he passed away about 4 years ago. He lived in the semi's opposite St.Peters school, then Oakwood ave. in Ashton.He did many ink drawings of Bryn, Ashton and Wigan, a gifted artist.

Comment by: Ged on 11th February 2011 at 19:40

Thanks for that nicehorse,

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