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Forum: Accy Photos 01-12-2012, 18:48
Replies: 28
Views: 2,196
Posted By atkiman
Re: Union Street, Accrington

Me niether, although I too remember the green boards. I was born and brought up in the next street, i.e. Crawshaw Street which backed on to Union Street. I spent many happy hours running about on the...
Forum: Questions and Answers 01-12-2012, 15:56
Replies: 20
Views: 1,508
Posted By atkiman
Re: Park Shed Mill

Sorry mate, I may have confused you here. The load was from Park Shed, but I took the picture in Manchester outside the premises of a firm called the Bleachers Association. I took this picture at the...
Forum: Questions and Answers 01-12-2012, 15:44
Replies: 20
Views: 1,508
Posted By atkiman
Re: Park Shed Mill

Sorry mate, I mat have confused you here. The load was from Park Shed, but I took the picture in Manchester, outside of the premises of a firm called the Bleacher Association.
Forum: Questions and Answers 01-12-2012, 13:43
Replies: 20
Views: 1,508
Posted By atkiman
Re: Park Shed Mill

Glad you found the location of Park Shed mate. All the above info is correct. When I was a boy working as a lorry driver's mate, I loaded out of there many times. I bloke named Smith owned the place...
Forum: Anything Goes 07-12-2010, 18:18
Replies: 2,142
Sticky: Joke Of The Day
Views: 163,837
Posted By atkiman
Re: Joke Of The Day

Or, the dyslexic drug addict who choked on his own vimto! :D
Forum: Accrington Hall Of Fame 07-12-2010, 07:31
Replies: 22
Views: 7,029
Posted By atkiman
Re: nori brick

This site is great. I must remember to visit more. I never had owt to do with making Nori bricks, but carried thousands of them all over the country when I worked for Gilbraith Transport as a driver....
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 08-05-2010, 17:30
Replies: 4
Views: 1,180
Posted By atkiman
Re: Accrington and Church

Hiya Stephanie, are you by any chance related to Bill Wallace who now lives near Peterboro?
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 11-04-2010, 07:27
Replies: 80
Views: 9,406
Posted By atkiman
Re: Crawshaw Street Accrington

Hiya Terry, sorry for the delay getting back mate. Yes, I am still in Accy, well, Church anyway. I will be away for a few weeks, but will get in touch when I get back, Pete
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 26-02-2010, 17:59
Replies: 80
Views: 9,406
Posted By atkiman
Re: Crawshaw Street Accrington

Hiya Kieth, RT said he had been in touch. I am still living with the same woman up dill hall. Nice to here from you. As for the names you mention, Don't knmow how Raymond newall is, never seen him...
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 26-02-2010, 17:53
Replies: 80
Views: 9,406
Posted By atkiman
Re: Crawshaw Street Accrington

Great Stuff Terry. Look forward to hearing from you, Pete
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 20-02-2010, 18:30
Replies: 80
Views: 9,406
Posted By atkiman
Re: Crawshaw Street Accrington

Ey up!!! What's happened to all the Crawshaw Streeters on here? Never seen owt new fer ages. Where are you all??
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 20-02-2010, 18:15
Replies: 28
Views: 2,997
Posted By atkiman
Re: Any oldies from Hyndburn Park

Very true. Sometimes I spot him leaning over the gate, watching the world go by. :D
Forum: Questions and Answers 23-01-2010, 18:01
Replies: 12
Views: 732
Posted By atkiman
Re: Car body repairers

I have always found that TG Autospray on Victoria St ( factory bottom) does an excellent job at a reasonable cost.
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 16-01-2010, 01:29
Replies: 28
Views: 2,997
Posted By atkiman
Re: Any oldies from Hyndburn Park

Hiya littlepom, I remember some of the teachers you mention. Glad to see that you got Mr Aspden's name right. If you recall, he was always on about folk calling him Aspin, which really annoyed him. I...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 15-01-2010, 20:26
Replies: 13
Views: 513
Posted By atkiman
Re: Hiya

Thanks for all the welcome messages. Most encouraging.
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 15-01-2010, 00:12
Replies: 80
Views: 9,406
Posted By atkiman
Re: Crawshaw Street Accrington

Hope this works Terry

http://i137.photobucket.com/albums/q238/atkiman/CrawshawStreet.jpg
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 15-01-2010, 00:04
Replies: 80
Views: 9,406
Posted By atkiman
Re: Crawshaw Street Accrington

I remember Jimmy Smith, I worked with him at Bowkers when they were at Blackburn. He lived up Springhill then, and I used to pick him up on Monday morning and give him a lift to work. David Gudgeon...
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 14-01-2010, 23:57
Replies: 80
Views: 9,406
Posted By atkiman
Re: Crawshaw Street Accrington

Your correct Kieth. I worked at Gilbraiths with Roy Hudson. I still bump into him down Acc now and then.
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 14-01-2010, 23:50
Replies: 80
Views: 9,406
Posted By atkiman
Re: Crawshaw Street Accrington

Hiya Cooinda, I was born in Crawshaw Street at number 8 in 1942, but lived most of my time in the street at 33. My name is Peter Davison and I remember all the people that you mention, in fact, Derek...
Forum: Introduce Yourself 14-01-2010, 23:37
Replies: 13
Views: 513
Posted By atkiman
Hiya

Hiya all, my name is Pete Davison, and I live in Church but was born and brought up in Accrington.:D
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