Great Harwood, Lancashire. In the 1960/70/80's
B-13 Ribble Bus, running to Blackburn Lancashire. Robinson's Coaches -Always 'On the Ready'.
B-13 Ribble Bus. Guy-Bus, running to Burnley.
The last of the 'Milk Floats!' Heading down Queen street.
Great Harwood -Train Station. Trains - Running to Preston & Blackpool from Great Harwood.
Black 5 pulling in at Great Harwood Station.
(Above) The last of the Merrie England that 'Paved the way' for many Groups/Bands.
Dave Wammy Walmsley - at Accrington College - 'Making a drill'.
My son Simon and I - On Meadow street. Great Harwood. (Photo c/o Pat Walmsley).
The Bar that changed the 'Night Life' in Great Harwood. (Photo c/o Dave Wammy Walmsley).
The 'Mercer Hall' previously a weekend Dance Hall that gave us so much fun. (Photo Vaughan Whittaker).
The 'Butts Mill' - Birtwistle & Fielding Cotton Mill - (My childhood hiding place)
Butts Mill Lodge - where Jack Douglas and I took a swim. (10pm at night!)
Herbert, the night watchman never caught us.We were only perhaps 10 years old.
The Commercial Hotel Great Harwood. My late night drinking place!
My wife Patricia & son Simon. Len Hall is about (Somewhere!). The Town Hall (Early days).
Eddleston's Confectioners - sadly gone forever. Football Club's 'Extravaganza!'
Some 'Likely Lads' including one of the town's Heros. - Billy Holden.
|Saint Wulstan's||Saint Hubert's||Saint John's|
|I started - HERE||Then went to -HERE.||You cant play 'Skiffle' here- your not a ----- Saint John-er. Then they pulled it down! WOW!|
Some 'Great' Escapades.
Saint Wulstan's Junior School Photo.
At School! At Play!.
Learning the Game Hastings - 20 yrs old.
Holdens - Newsagents Shop St Hubert's road. Wammy at Hyndburn Bridge Hotel. "Where have all the 'Donkeys Gone' r I replied "They've taken another Pub"
Pendle Hill - a photo by Vaughan Whitaker showing 'Bowley Hill' Great Harwood.
Asterisk shows Birtwistle street where my father's car is parked outside our house.
Aerial View of Top side of Great Harwood
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