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HINDLEY PLAYGROUND
Photo: Frank Orrell
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Item #: 32636
Children enjoy the new playground outside the Spar supermarket in Hindley in 1968.

Comment by: Carolaen on 2nd August 2020 at 12:03

Note the child friendly safety surface (ie solid concrete) below the play equipment. I remember to this day being spun off the roundabout on the Clarington Grove Playground (where St Pats RL Ground now is) and landing on my shoulder - fortunately, it could easily have been my head !! I was about 7 at the time and do not remember an adult in sight. Happy (if dangerous) days

Comment by: Cyril on 2nd August 2020 at 15:33

They all look fit, happy, carefree and enjoying themselves, even the jovial dogs are joining in the fun too.

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