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James Gillett
Photo: Allan Hughes
Views: 643
Item #: 32447
James (Jimmy) Gillett with horse and cart, photo probably on Bolton Road.

Comment by: priscus on 27th May 2020 at 17:54

Jimmy, along with Tony (Frederick's Ice Cream) my two favourite unsung local heroes. Wish I could still buy my fish (and ice cream) from them.

Comment by: karen backhouse on 27th May 2020 at 18:15

Name: James Gillett
Gender: Male
Marital status: Married
Birth Date: 27 May 1905
Residence Year: 1939
Address: 157 Princess Road
Residence Place: Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire, England
Occupation: Fishmonger Own Account Household Members:
James Gillett Fishmonger Own Account
Maggie Gillett Unpaid Domestic Duties
Dorothy Gillett At School

Comment by: Philip G. on 27th May 2020 at 23:06

Always alright is a split un a fish come tub wi'a flake in it.

Comment by: Janet ( jouell ) on 28th May 2020 at 14:28

OMGosh, that takes me back, to a time long ago.. I can hear him now as he made his way round the Avenues..

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