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Wigan Fire Station 1970's
Wigan Fire Station 1970's
Photo: Jane Donlon
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Item #: 475
A photo of Wigan Fireman at work in the 1970's. My dad Michael Pilling is 3rd from the left. Does anyone recognise any of the other firemen?

Comment by: alan worden on 14th April 2018 at 16:30

jack mitton on the left and mick taylor on the right hand side

Comment by: Johnny on 10th July 2018 at 09:39

Looks like these four are auditioning for the role of Spiderman! (The way the pic is shown).

Comment by: John Walsh's Mate on 28th June 2020 at 16:30

So, it's true, firemen spend most of their time horizontal?

Comment by: Damon k. Wheeler on 24th May 2021 at 17:06

My dad ken wheeler joined Wigan blue watch in 1975. Does anyone know which watch it was in the photo???

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