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Photo-a-Day  (Friday, 26th December, 2008)

The Famous Pagefield

The Famous Pagefield
The Pagefield on Park Road Wigan

Photo: Dave  (Nikon D3 - Nikon 28-70mm AF-S F2.8)
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Comment by: she44 on 26th December 2008 at 09:30

another great building thanks dave

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 26th December 2008 at 12:12

Anyone know when it became Famous? i.e when was Famous added to it`s name?

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 26th December 2008 at 15:39

One of the few hotels in Wigan with a bowling green. Walker Bros (Wigan) Ltd. played in The Wigan Workshops League here in the fifties and was referred to affectionally as `The Ploughed Field`!

Comment by: bob benson on 27th December 2008 at 09:37

famous for what

Comment by: Thommy A-in-M on 27th December 2008 at 14:52

If they sell ail in then have bin in

Comment by: bobby on 22nd January 2009 at 21:05

It is beautiful building,but must have wigan highest amount of fag ends outside the doorways

Comment by: Steven Doyle on 7th January 2013 at 16:55

Not anymore, the venue is under new management from Dec 2012 and is now a well run, clean and tidy establishment. Has live music every weekend and a warm welcome to all.

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 12th March 2013 at 07:03

The vacant plot of land, which had a row of shops on many years ago, adjacent to the right, is now being built on. Wonder why this is after a very long period of time.

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