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Rectory field  Rectory field, c1921.
Bought by the Wigan Corporation in 1951 for educational developments, now the site of Wigan College.
Wallgate  Wigan and Mining Technical College, 1961.
On the Rectory field site has risen the college, which was opened by the Queen in 1954 at a cost of 275,000.
Standishgate  Standishgate
Photo taken in the years of the first world war.
Standishgate  Standishgate
Same spot as above, but taken in 1961.
Standishgate  Standishgate
Cars line the pavement, bumper to bumper in this 1961 photo taken from a Market Place rooftop.
Wigan Market Hall  Wigan Market Hall
Entrance to Wigan Market Hall not long before its demolition.
Market Place, from Wallgate.  Market Place
Photographed from Wallgate, c1950.
Hope Street  Hope Street
Park Hotel on right.
Market Street  Market Street
The old Town Hall, King Street.  King Street
The old Town Hall, King Street.
Market Place, from Standishgate.  Market Place
Photographed from Standishgate.
Standishgate seen from Market Place.  Standishgate
Photograped from Market Place.
Market Square  Market Square
As a motor coach station.
War memorial from Wallgate.  War Memorial
Photo of War Memorial taken from Wallgate.
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