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*UNKNOWN* - Can You Help?   Views: 1364
Jim's Bar   Comments: 7
Photo: Ian B   Item #: 30614  
 
Jim's Bar

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  My granddad Alf Duckworth outside Jim's Bar, anyone know where this was, thanks in advance.  

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Comments by AB, 30th June 2018  
This is in front of The Institute on The Green in Eccleston Jims Bar was a wooden hut next door' previously a cobblers
The chimney is the New Mill

Comments by Ian B, 30th June 2018  
Thanks so much for the info AB, my granddad worked at both New Mill & Grove Mill in Eccleston.

Comments by ab, 30th June 2018  
Ian, This is a 60,s photo, And this is the nearest bus stop to The New Mil for the Wigan/Standish bus

Comments by Ian B, 1st July 2018  
Thanks AB, my granddad lived in Newtown, Wigan so was probably waiting for the bus.

Comments by Ian B, 5th July 2018  
Hi AB, photo must be earlier than 60's, just checked and my granddad died in 1957.

Comments by AB, 8th July 2018  
Thanka Ian sorry, I caught the bus to Leyland across the road the road from this every day in the fifties.( before Specsavers0

Comments by ste, 12th August 2018  
Jims bar is still there but its a chippy now

 
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