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Three pubs, Woodhouse Lane
Photo: Rev David Long
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Item #: 30764
November 2005 - not much has changed between then and Mick's Picture-a-Day for today. Given the number of pubs which have closed, it's very surprising to find three so close still surviving. I hope they're also all thriving.

Comment by: Mick on 1st October 2018 at 11:09

Rev the two plant pot outside of the Prince of Wales have gone missing

Comment by: plmkgxc on 1st October 2018 at 12:09

The one in the middle the Belle Vue is closed

Comment by: Peter on 1st October 2018 at 18:12

When I was working as a apprentice painter for Aspinwalls in Mesnes St.We were decorating the Prince of Wales and uncovered painting s on the wall of regulars who when to the First World War it was around 1965.The local press came to photograph them.

Comment by: Pw on 6th October 2018 at 15:38

In Atherton,Wheatsheaf,Mountain Dew and Jolly Nailor all within less than 40 yards and all still open.

Comment by: Steven Buckley on 29th October 2018 at 09:29

On the left just past the Douglas Bank pub, where that car is in the photo, I remember a line of terraced houses with Mrs Hill’s off licence on the corner.

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