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Started by: Jazzy (8654) 

Winnie, I came across this on stuff/memories/Greenough Street

I worked in Maidwells sewing factory from 1939 - 1941. At the time they made ladies aprons, domestic overalls. It was on the corner of Orchard Street and Greenough Street. My mother had a grocery shop at 47 Scholes near Scholes crossing - Gallaghers. I moved from Maidwells to Northern Counties to do "war work" when I turned 18.

Rose Normanly (Gallagher), Tubbercurry, Co. Sligo, Ireland

Perhaps the family lived over Gallagher's shop?

Replied: 9th Nov 2015 at 15:34

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