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Photo-a-Day  (Monday, 24th May, 2021)

Roby Mill Cottages

Roby Mill Cottages

Photo: Mick Byrne  (Panasonic DMC-TZ100)
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Comment by: Helen of Troy on 24th May 2021 at 07:24

Another nice one Mick, really attractive cottages & gardens.....& the sunshine helps.

Comment by: Veronica on 24th May 2021 at 08:10

All very picturesque and neat. It's as if there's a competition going on to have the best garden. I can't make out whether they are the front gardens or the back as they are all very ornamental and formal. Perhaps the fronts as there doesn't seem to be any benches to relax. I think 'Donty Mon' would be proud!

Comment by: Irene Roberts on 24th May 2021 at 08:30

They are so picturesque! What a lovely place to live, xx

Comment by: Bradshaws Girl on 24th May 2021 at 11:09

My auntie & uncle lived in one of these cottages in the late 50's early 60's.
They didn't have a bathroom an had to go to Grandma's house once a week for a bath.

Comment by: Darbyshire on 24th May 2021 at 13:32

They are the 'Tan Pit' cottages opposite what was the Star Inn - Roby Mill.

Comment by: Norman Latham on 24th May 2021 at 13:49

A long history of my family living in these cottages, lovely view of Blackpool Tower when using the outside toilet at the rear !!!

Comment by: Edna on 24th May 2021 at 14:03

I agree Irene & Veronica,it is a lovely place amongst all the plants and flowers.Monty Don eat your heart out. Well done residents of Roby Mill.

Comment by: lock lass on 24th May 2021 at 16:14

Lovely photo Mick and a lovely area.

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