Great Harwood, Lancashire. In the 1960/70/80's.

 

 

B-13 Ribble Bus, running to Blackburn Lancashire.                                    Robinson's Coaches -Always  'On the Ready'.

 

 

The last of the 'Milk Floats!' Heading down Queen street.

Great Harwood Train Station.                                                                      Trains - Running to Preston & Blackpool from Great Harwood.

 

                    Black 5'ves pulling in at Great Harwood Station.

 


(Above)  The last of the Merrie England that 'Paved the way' for many Groups/Bands.

 

 Dave Wammy Walmsley - at Accrington College - 'Making a drill'.

 

My son Simon and I -  On Meadow street. Great Harwood. (Photo c/o Pat Walmsley).

 

 

The Bar that changed the 'Night Life' in Great Harwood.   (Photo c/o Dave Wammy Walmsley).

 

The 'Mercer Hall' previously a weekend Dance Hall that gave us so much fun.  (Photo Vaughan Whittaker).

 

The 'Butts Mill' - Birtwistle & Fielding Cotton Mill - (My childhood hiding place)

 

My wife Patricia & son Simon.  Len Hall is about (Somewhere!).                                        The Town Hall (Early days).                                   

 

Eddleston's Confectioners                                                             Football Club's 'Extravaganza!' 

 

 

Some 'Likely Lads' including one of the town's Heros. - Billy Holden.

 

              Saint Wulstan's Junior School Photo.

 

        At School!                                                                                                                At Play!.  

                            

   

                                         Learning the Game                                                                                                           Hastings - 20 yrs old.

 

                                                  Pendle Hill - a photo by Vaughan Whitaker showing 'Bowley Hill' Great Harwood.

 

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