Photos of Wigan
Photos of Wigan

Wigan Album

Mason family


James Mason Singers
Photo: Peter Mason
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Item #: 6104
Taken after the 2nd World War.
From the left :-
Jack Platt, Eli Bankes,Dick Parkinson, John Walters, Harry Walder, John Bott, Tom Clarkson, James Mason, Fred Magnall(pianist), John Winstanley, ??Parkinson, Albert Johnson, Clarry Mason, Maurice Mason (Compere), Tom Mason

Comment by: Elayne on 13th May 2008 at 21:21

What a fantastic photograph Peter, thank you, spotted Grampa straight away!

Comment by: Mick on 13th May 2008 at 21:55

Harry Walder (5th from left) was the artist who painted the excellent scenes of Old Wigan, which can still be seen (and bought) at Smtihs on Mesnes Street.

Comment by: Peter Mason on 14th May 2008 at 08:54

Harry was a lovely man - he painted many scenes of old wigan as well as many other paintings. I assume his daughter has them now

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