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clifton mills
was it in poolstock? behind the church; now its a housing estate, i'm told
kb10975 1 1,136 24th Oct 2006, 08:47
susie q
Lismore, Wigan Lane
My Mother came from Wigan. With a name like Fairhurst that is not too surprising. Her fa...
rodeo - 975 21st Oct 2006, 22:12
rodeo
Photos 1960s
I'm after any pictures from the early 1960s of Goose Green/Worsley Mesnes/Marus Bridge are...
jacks 7 1,407 21st Oct 2006, 17:36
jacks
annie cappers shop
does anyone remember annie cappers iw was on the corner of earl street facing the engine? ...
dainty.duck 16 1,442 20th Oct 2006, 21:16
jacklaw
GRANGE AVENUE - POOLSTOCK
Does anyone remember anyone living in/around GRANGE AVENUE around 1950? Does anyone remem...
crookmarg 1 1,210 18th Oct 2006, 22:32
susie q
ST JAMES SCHOOL POOLSTOCK
Does anyone have any old 'photos of this school before it was demolished? Does anyone rem...
crookmarg 1 1,036 18th Oct 2006, 11:11
mollymop
cafe at the old bus station
Does any one remember the cafe at the old bus station accross from the market,and when you...
walshy 11 1,388 17th Oct 2006, 23:35
ianmcl
cheslea girl
worked in cheslea girl in the late 70s to early 80s. Would love to hear from anyone who ...
minty 10 1,369 16th Oct 2006, 19:28
minty
Whitley High School
Does anyone have any pictures of Whitley High School ? i recently made contact with an old...
keily 5 2,866 14th Oct 2006, 22:41
keily
Derby/Darby Lane Hindley
Is the road from Derby Lane to Darby Lane in Hindley now being permanently blocked or is t...
daveĀ© - 1,241 14th Oct 2006, 01:41
daveĀ©
alker
does anyone have any memories of alker's clock and watch shops in the millgate, standishga...
christine marsden - 874 13th Oct 2006, 23:53
christine marsden
MARUS BRIDGE/ WHITLEY HIGH.....
Does anyone remember going to marus bribge81-83 then on to whitley high 83-86 if so place ...
klunk yed 5 968 13th Oct 2006, 17:08
walshy
Blackpool lights
Why don't people get a coach up any more to go to the lights, I used to love it when i was...
xrh59 15 1,562 5th Oct 2006, 21:07
dark horse
wigan workshop
it was ran by the council in the 1980s did anyone on here work there
fishy123 5 1,173 5th Oct 2006, 18:40
randler12
jinx club @ belle green school
does anyone have any memories of the Jinx club which was at belle green school
gozzer 8 994 4th Oct 2006, 16:35
gozzer
your view.....
WHITLEY HIGH SCHOOL.................
klunk yed 4 967 2nd Oct 2006, 18:42
klunk yed
Lord Street
Hi, I'm tracing my Family History and find that my great grandmother spent some time in W...
timbo 5 1,519 26th Sep 2006, 18:38
elizabeth
Wiganworld Forums
Instead of using this Communicate section. It would be more advantageous, and quicker for ...
wiganyankeeron - 1,071 26th Sep 2006, 14:44
wiganyankeeron
disco,s at the ball & boot
DOES ANYONE REMEMBER THE DISCO,S IN THE EARLY 80S..
fishy123 10 1,417 25th Sep 2006, 04:23
ken campbell
Pemps Place
Has anyone read in this weeks Observer a box saying Pemps had no connection with Pemps Pla...
reddi8 3 4,002 24th Sep 2006, 23:27
truckerdave
Albion Yard off Millgate
Any one got a picture of albion yard it was situated where the civic centre now stands it...
john joseph - 1,060 24th Sep 2006, 22:40
john joseph
Penson Street youth club
Anyone out there remember going to the Disco's at Penson Street, next to the Swinley Bowli...
flockhound - 1,124 23rd Sep 2006, 05:07
flockhound
Appleton House Farm.
Does anyone remember Appleton House Farm in Little Lane, Goose Green? Would anyone have ...
christi - 1,005 22nd Sep 2006, 10:11
christi
573 wigan road bryn/ ashton
Hi all you wiganners.I really hope someone can help me. I am going for a visit to Wigan a...
rusty 6 1,655 21st Sep 2006, 21:14
nutty tart
Pagefield Hotel
Hello there, please bear with me as im new to this! I'm from Springfield born and bred and...
nicola 13 4,258 19th Sep 2006, 12:42
nicola
JOHN BULL PUB
IS IT STILL OPEN
fishy123 2 1,516 19th Sep 2006, 02:47
sydneylass
conservative club hindley
does anyone remember going to the conservative club on market street hindley when they wer...
caron 7 1,352 15th Sep 2006, 05:32
ken campbell
WIGAN PAVILION
I'm blowed if I can find the thread that I mentioned the old Pavilion on. It's where Wiga...
mollie m 3 1,535 14th Sep 2006, 22:15
marken
Tramlines youth club Platt Bridge
Anyone remember it at back of Josies offy near them hills that lead up to Woodcock drive e...
cab75 1 1,403 14th Sep 2006, 20:12
aitch
Good day at Parbold
I went to parbold "Flea market" today and couldnt get over how reasonably priced everyth...
john joseph 1 1,761 12th Sep 2006, 11:34
christi
TSB coin mural on King Street
Do you have any memory, news or pictures of the ceramic coin mural that featured in the TS...
christopher 10 1,788 9th Sep 2006, 23:02
brian
Street history page
On the street history page there is a picture of some houses with a map underneath looks l...
xrh59 6 1,732 6th Sep 2006, 11:23
xrh59
RAILWAY WHEELS NR DEEP PIT
DOES ANYONE REMEMBER THESE WHEELS EMBEDED IN CONCRETE ROCKS CLOSE TO DEEP PIT ?AND WHY WAS...
karen 2 1,483 2nd Sep 2006, 19:01
brian
Ironmongers
Can anyone tell me what the name of the ironmongers was on Ince bar on the corner of Carel...
xrh59 2 1,266 2nd Sep 2006, 13:23
xrh59
The stone statue topic ???
It's gone???
tonker 2 797 31st Aug 2006, 19:46
brian
whats happened to haigh hall
i sw it recently and it could do with a lick of paint if i had the time and resources id d...
fishy123 2 1,407 31st Aug 2006, 15:44
billy
Clay Hole
Does anyone remember the flooded claypit behind the sewerage works which ran alongside the...
dave marsh 14 3,241 31st Aug 2006, 15:42
billy
wigan is a place for saddo,s
dico diva
fishy123 11 2,137 29th Aug 2006, 23:19
empress
too many pubs & clubs in wigan
ive been away from wigan these last 7yrs and i was shocked to see so many pubs & clubs in ...
fishy123 15 2,277 26th Aug 2006, 20:51
disco_diva
Rod Prescott.
Has anyone ever heard , or know the whereabouts of a Bridges Farm , in the Appley Bridge ,...
rod prescott 1 1,397 23rd Aug 2006, 21:26
harold