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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 19th February, 2009)

Booths Brow Farm


Booths Brow Farm
Downall Green. Built in 1765

Photo: Dave  (Nikon D3 - Nikon 28-70mm AF-S F2.8)
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Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 19th February 2009 at 11:44

When was it re-built, Dave? !!!!

Comment by: janet on 19th February 2009 at 12:25

If this is what used to be Cunliffes Farm at the top end of the brow,it was re-built in the late 1960s, maybe early 70s. Don't know if anything has been done since then, as I left the area. Many many times as a child, I walked up and down that brow with a jug in my hand to go get a pint of milk from that farm, that's when it was a working farm..

Comment by: Ron on 1st March 2009 at 22:47

My mother used to visit the farm, she was friendly with Emma Cunliffe! who later was my teacher at Our Lady's

Comment by: Dougie on 4th March 2009 at 08:38

There is an old photo of this farm in old gallery on the left under Ashton dated 1900

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