Wigan on Wheels
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
Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 14:50
Last edited by Mac: 3rd Mar 2013 at 18:22:45
Beltin Hard to imagine my mum being 18years old when that was shot.
Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 15:38
Brilliant Ron......really enjoyed it ......
Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 17:36
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
Looks like the old Market, could the last bit be Wallgate bridge.
Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 19:31
ron What was the parade do you think. I have never seen anything like that.
Replied: 3rd Mar 2013 at 20:19
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