Motor bike stores in WIGAN

Started by: GOLDEN BEAR (4157) 

I am just enquiring to all wigan worlder's were and when were the first MOTOR BIKE SHOP'S /STORE IN WIGAN , Reason being son-in-law just rolled up with his brand new HARLEY DAVIDSON ALL I KNOW it's engine is bigger than my car 1300 cc he's is 1800cc twin somat or somethin i'm at a loss with bikes , but we started to try and recall the bikes shops that have been in wigan ,, GB

Started: 4th Sep 2021 at 17:12

Posted by: JR (261)

Tom Hall at Newtown (near the saddle junction) sold bicycles and later motorbikes. I bought mine from Tom in 1973. There was also Millers by then - a big store near Asda.

Replied: 6th Sep 2021 at 19:35

Posted by: tuddy (1161)

Miller's were in Scholes originally, then moved to Newtown late 1960s.

Replied: 6th Sep 2021 at 23:47


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