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Picture Post 1939

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Bakers Window Nov 1939
Photo: artful
Views: 1,469
Item #: 14437
"A woman looks longingly at the array of bread and cakes in the window of a baker's shop in Wigan" Picture taken for picture post (not used in article)

Comment by: Dennis Miller on 7th April 2010 at 23:58

What a evocative photograph, it almost tells a story.

Could that be Wallgate, just across from Wigan North Western station?

Comment by: tricia on 8th April 2010 at 12:04

Another good shot, Artful. If it is Wallgate, Could that be Pooles ???

Comment by: vic on 8th April 2010 at 16:20

This photo is also in the scholes section under 'places'

Comment by: Sam D on 11th April 2010 at 10:15

Picture is in Scholes going up the hill quite near Scholes picture house, PS, Not two halfpennies rub gether poor woman,

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