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Doe's anyone know where this was taken and who they are...I think it's Worsley Mesnes
Photo: James
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Item #: 8232
Here's a picture of My dad and some of his workmates in the 1960's has anyone got any info who they are and where it was taken. My dad was called Bob Myers and he's the one at the front holding the cricket bat.

Comment by: James on 13th December 2008 at 06:04

Been in touch with a mate of my Dad's Carl Forshaw and he has told me the following names.

Keith Crookhall, John Brown, Harry Oldhim, Roger Watley, Noerman wayne, Carl, ?, Frank, ?

Russell, Ken Byron, Dad, George Cheetham, Peter Winstanley, Jack Hooton

It was taken at Dunbarto green in Beech Hill

Comment by: Ken Byrom on 26th February 2009 at 21:53

Front row next to me (Ken) is George Parkinson

Comment by: WATCHALOT on 10th November 2011 at 10:13


Comment by: colin walsh on 17th April 2012 at 07:52

horace maudesley is to the right of your dad with the hard hat karl forshaw the other at the backcant remember the one behind jack hooted only new him by the name ming as all his tools where made in china

Comment by: micky east on 3rd January 2014 at 13:22

did your dad live in upholland near the church.was he a plumbers mate.if so he was a real nice bloke.we were on site together.

Comment by: Jimmy m on 2nd July 2014 at 08:21

Alright Mickey sorry for the delay in replying to your post not looked at photo for ages. Yes my Dad lived in Upholland. I still do.

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