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Photo-a-Day  (Wednesday, 21st March, 2007)

Mesnes Road

Mesnes Road
Mesnes Road, Wigan

Photo: Dave  (Nikon D200 : Nikon 17-55mm F2.8 DX)
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Comment by: Tony Johnson on 22nd April 2007 at 19:29

The photo titled "Mesnes Road" I am sure it is Mesnes Street.Please comment.
I left Wigan 37 years ago and as a teenager in the 50,s drank coffee in Makinson's cafe at the top of Wallgate.I served my apprenticeshp with Wigan Corporation Transport in Melverly Street.Would like to here from any one from this era.

Comment by: Brian on 22nd April 2007 at 21:28

Tony, you're correct - it's Mesnes Street.

Comment by: Kevin Quinn on 16th February 2009 at 21:08

left Wigan in 1953, age 17. I remember this street. Now living in San Diego California. Just found this website town looks a lot diferent nw.

Comment by: Pauline Denman on 9th March 2009 at 22:10

Hi Kevin, Did you by any chance belong to Sacred Heart Youth Club approx 1951-52? Check out same under 'assorted' in album contents, would you be on that photo, there are two Quinn brothers on it somewhere.

Comment by: Vb on 18th December 2016 at 18:13

Remember the Art shop it was brilliant. These pictures are now part of our past!!!!!!

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