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Market Place, Wigan

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MARKET PLACE 1862
Photo: RON HUNT
Views: 734
Item #: 33326
THIS IMAGE IS ALREADY ON THE SITE BUT THIS IS A BIGGER AND CLEARER IMAGE THE PREMISES OF BARLOW AND MEADEN, WERE SOON TO BE DEMOLISHED TO ENABLE LIBRARY STREET TO BE BUILT . THE BUILDING ON THE RIGHT IS THE OLD TOWN HALL AND SHAMBLES

Comment by: Veronica on 17th September 2021 at 12:33

This is a treasure , I don't recall seeing this photo before. It's also a very clear photograph for the time.

Comment by: A.W. on 18th September 2021 at 09:13

This is an excellent image, a moment of life in Wigan caught for all time.

Comment by: Albert.s. on 18th September 2021 at 11:12

Hunter’s was in the Market Place for many a year, not far from Baker’s Jewellers, where my wife worked.

Comment by: john on 18th September 2021 at 14:46

Excellent pic

Comment by: Edna on 19th September 2021 at 22:56

These old photos of Wigan are great.I keep getting asked."Tell me about the olden days Nan.

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