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Pottery Road

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Pottery Road
Photo: John
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Item #: 6672
Although this photo is probably not that old, it shows the old Vulcan Works opposite the ambulance station. Note the absence of the now infamous bus lane.

Comment by: jay on 7th November 2009 at 20:23

any one know the date?

Comment by: Duncan on 4th April 2011 at 10:16

Probably 1960s or possibly early 1970s, Wigan Corporation buse were phased out from 1974.

Comment by: derek wilde on 3rd December 2014 at 14:58

John,
was born on Pottery road and was brought up in the potteries. remember the vulcanite works, used to manufacture roof felt.you don,t have any more photographs of the area by any chance.would love to see them.

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