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Looking down Scholes, 1960s.
Photo: Ron Dawber
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Item #: 1749
Looking down Scholes through Scholes crossings.

Comment by: Anne on 22nd November 2008 at 21:37

my grandmother Ida Norcliffe owned the corset shop which was half way down on the right hand side directly opposite Boltons. then there was Liveseys tobacconists, Spencers grocers, Deans rag shop, Knights chemist and Miss Cookseys hardware shop. Ilived there until we were CPO'd in 1965.

Comment by: RON HUNT on 28th September 2012 at 17:58

One of the buildings on the right was Clarington Press owned by Colin Cooper. After demolition, they moved to what was once a pub at the side of the canal at Ince. It sandwiched between the canal and a church

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