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Wigan on Wheels

Started by: wiganyankeeron (inactive)

Just found this film clip
WIGAN ON WHEELS 1929
Looks like the bottom of Scholes looking from Millgate

Started: 3rd Mar 2013 at 14:46

Posted by: Mac (inactive)

Excellent.
Good find.

Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 14:50
Last edited by Mac: 3rd Mar 2013 at 18:22:45

Posted by: erontquay (inactive)

Beltin Hard to imagine my mum being 18years old when that was shot.

Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 15:38

Posted by: lizziedownunder (7200) 

Brilliant Ron......really enjoyed it ......

Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 17:36

Posted by: Mac (inactive)

Where was this filmed?
When it first started I thought it was the back of the market hall, but I don't know if it was.
What are the streets?

Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 19:11

Posted by: erontquay (inactive)

Looks like the old Market, could the last bit be Wallgate bridge.

Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 19:31

Posted by: MarieM (5563)

ron What was the parade do you think. I have never seen anything like that.

Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 20:19

Posted by: erontquay (inactive)

Item title reads - Wigan on Wheels. Pageant of transport presented at annual carnival. Greater Manchester.

I Presume it was to show different modes of transport Marie.

Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 20:30

 

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