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Police   Views: 454
Motor Driving School   Comments: 10
Photo: Kevin Banks   Item #: 31485  
 
Motor Driving School

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  Circa early 1960s Enos Banks 3rd from left back row. See other photo re names  

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Comments by Philip G., 1st September 2019  
I think the Officer seated second from the left on the front-row appears in similar photos elsewhere on here; He also reminds me of 1950's TV policeman PC49. Splendid countenance.

Comments by JM, 1st September 2019  
Second row, far left - could be John Murphy, PC41.

Comments by Peter, 2nd September 2019  
JM I don't think that PC can be John Murphy because he isn't wearing Wigan Borough uniform.

Comments by Albert.S, 7th September 2019  
The driving school then, was at the Lancashire Police H.Q. Hutton, near Preston.

Comments by Mick LD, 8th September 2019  
Albert S - The presence of both Enos Banks and Joe Keegan on the photo might suggest it was an Advanced Course, as i believe they were both traffic men.

Comments by Albert.S., 8th September 2019  
Mick L.D. I remember Enos going onto traffic in the early sixties, but I have no recollection of Joe Keegan going onto traffic in the early sixties. I do concede that the officer next to Enos, does resemble Joe.

Comments by Albert.S., 9th September 2019  
Sorry Mick L D. I have just noticed his signature on the next photograph.

Comments by Alex Keegan, 11th September 2019  
Pc 39 Joe Keegan is middle on the back row .... yes this was the Advanced Motor Driving Course

Comments by Mick LD, 11th September 2019  
Many thanks, Alex.

Comments by Albert.S., 13th September 2019  
Alex. Are you Joes son?. When Joe was retired, I visited him. He showed me a photograph album. It contained a lot of photographs relating to Wigan Borough Police.

 
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