Photos please Brian!
Brian could you, or anyone else provide me with pictures of Mayors of Wigan from 1955 to 1961? I would love to present a small albumn to my Dad. Also if anyone has a picture of Councilor John Robert(Robin) Hilton who was part of Wigan Council around 1969!!!!!
Started: 5th Nov 2006 at 18:56
Phone Wigan councill mayoral department or Wigan Library they will give you all the help you need.
Replied: 5th Nov 2006 at 22:50
Brian can we not put a list on the site on the genealogy part
Replied: 6th Nov 2006 at 08:38
Thank you for your replies I will do as you suggest.
Replied: 5th Dec 2006 at 12:17
Hi Christi, I have photos.of the mayors for the following years:-1922.214.171.124.56.59.60.
Replied: 5th Dec 2006 at 21:11
Last edited by wiganyankeeron: 6th Dec 2006 at 13:29:14
So Sorry I han't replied before Wiganyankeeron. I have been out of town for a while. Is it at all possible to get them on here? Although if your photos are named, the one I am looking for is the one of Alderman Mayor Thomas Cobley! Anyone hving knowledge of him or stories welcome. Thanks a Mill.
Replied: 26th Dec 2006 at 13:32
Yes I have a photograph of Tom Cobley and his wife. He is shaking hands with Elsie Tanner (Pat Phoenix) prior to the kick off in a charity football game at Springfield Park c.1962. Also on the photo. is Jennifer Moss. In fact I went to the game.
I don't think it will copy very well? but I can have it copied by a friend who is a photographer if you like? You can e.mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Replied: 27th Dec 2006 at 13:54
Hi. Ron, I have sent you an Email today, as I am just learning to do this I hope it manages to get to you!!
Replied: 31st Dec 2006 at 11:12