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Scholes

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Wellington St. on right, Fleece Hotel on left, 1960s.
Photo: Ron Dawber
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Item #: 1745
Looking up Scholes, Wellington Street on right, Fleece Hotel on left.

Comment by: liz on 6th June 2008 at 19:42

wellington street was on the right but so was the fleece this was lower down,the building that was demolished on the right side was the angel Inn,the pub across the road was the kings Arms

Comment by: joan on 2nd August 2009 at 12:04

the pub was the shamrock not the kings arms

Comment by: curly on 10th January 2010 at 09:23

The pub was the Kings arma landlord Francis Charnock and next door in the picture was Dan Rourkes (former Mayor) grocers shop. My auntie Ellen Rourke was a former teacher at ST. Pats school.

Comment by: jacqueline c on 13th April 2012 at 19:02

I remember mrs rourke..was not in her class tho'

Comment by: norman on 18th July 2016 at 17:07

spot on liz my grandparents ran the kings arms in the 1920s
and during world war2

Comment by: Veronica on 2nd July 2017 at 18:00

The pub on the corner facing was the Shamrock.

Comment by: Veronica on 12th July 2019 at 04:10

Just looking at where The Angel pub was the stone step is still there!

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