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Photo-a-Day  (Monday, 20th February, 2012)


Stables at Haigh Hall, not long refurbished and new clock installed.

Photo: Ron Dawber  (Canon Power Shot, G5)
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Comment by: Tom Walsh on 20th February 2012 at 00:43

How the landed gentry lived, like kings, and less than a mile away people did'nt have enough to eat.and lesser mortals would be expected doff there caps to the "Lord."The Crawford's were not the harshest of landowners, and did some good things for Wigan,but they also had there pound of flesh. The unfairness of it all still rankles

Comment by: Andrew on 20th February 2012 at 09:58

The building is looking good, but they could have replaced or repaired the fence. where the large tree has been felled the fence is missing parts and others are broke.

Comment by: Mick on 20th February 2012 at 10:20

Tom we need the landed gentry to keep order over us lesser mortals.

Comment by: Ron D on 20th February 2012 at 11:56

Spoken like a true gent Mick.Keep the rabble in place.

Comment by: Fred Mason on 20th February 2012 at 15:37

Have to agree with Tom.

Mick and Ron...I say...'Off with their heads'

No, no, not you...the Lords.!!

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