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Photo-a-Day  (Monday, 31st July, 2017)

Douglas


Douglas
Greenough Street.

Photo: Ron Dawber  (Canon power-shot G3)
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Comment by: Ken R on 31st July 2017 at 00:03

Good photo Ron. Didn't there used to be a gents facilities somewhere about there.

Comment by: Veronica on 31st July 2017 at 08:03

Not as I remember - that bridge is different for a start.

Comment by: Mick on 31st July 2017 at 08:25

A young Wigan mother pushing her pram and having a puff.

Comment by: AB on 31st July 2017 at 12:28

Ken You are right there was one at Grrenough St bridge and one at the bridgr by the Little Theatre Cast Iron construction I suspect they discharged into the Duggy

Comment by: DerekB on 31st July 2017 at 13:22

KenR, the toilet facilities you are thinking of are probably the Gents toilets which were on the bridge over the river on Greenough St itself before re-development, and roughly opposite where the Mercure hotel stands now.

Comment by: Soreen on 25th May 2019 at 20:47

Ron, Any relation to Teresa Kelly, married Thos.Sam. Dawber 1947.Wigan?Searching family tree.her dad was Martin James Kelly.Ann Dawber born 1948, Ince.

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