Shirley’s Snippets

This is a random collection of articles of interest from by-gone days collected by our News Archivist Shirley Penman.

Snippet - wot 'elf 'n' safety  C.A.T. 28-12-1956.A.T

Wot 'elf 'n' safety C.A.T. 28-12-1956.A.T

Snippet - Whalley as rarely seen.   21-9-1956

Whalley as rarely seen. 21-9-1956

Preston Guardian  18-5-1887 Victoria's Jubilee

 Victoria's Jubilee Preston Guardian 18-5-1887

Snippet - Union St. Chapel, Low Moor.    C.A.T.   1-10-1954 

Union St. Chapel, Low Moor. C.A.T. 1-10-1954

Snippet - Pimlico demolished . C.A.T.  1

 Pimlico demolished C.A.T. 18-1-1952

 

Removal of fountain in Market Place. Preston Guardian  17- 5 -1888Shirley 1
 

 

 

 

 

Snippet - CAT 6-5-1892 - some things never change.

 CAT 6-5-1892 - some things never change.

 

Snippet - C.A.T. 12-6-1936  .    W.H.Brewer was examiner

 Snippet - C.A.T. 7-6-1896 . W.H.Brewer was examiner

 

 

Sabden Chapel

Burnley Gazette , June 16, 1877.

 

Removal of fountain in Market Place. Preston Guardian  17- 5 -1888

Removal of fountain in Market Place. Preston Guardian 17-5-1888

 

 

Snippet - We now have the one but not the other ! . C.A.T. 18-5-1900 

 We now have the one but not the other ! . C.A.T. 18-5-1900

 

Snippet    Wesley Gypsy Choir   C.A.T.. 27-3-1908      1

 

Snippet - Wesley Gypsy Choir      C.A.T.  27-5-1908    2

Wesley Gypsy Choir C.A.T.. 27-3-1908

 

Snippet -   Quick build and change of name  5-9-1888

Quick build and change of name 5-9-1888

 Snippet - long, long ago estate.   C.A.T.  31-1-1041

  long, long ago estate. C.A.T. 31-1-1041

New street lighting C.A.T.  24-12-1954   1

New street lighting C.A.T. 24-12-1954

New lighting  C.A.T. 24-12-1954   2

New lighting C.A.T. 24-12-1954

 

Council take over fountain

 

Snippet - poem on removal of fountain from Market Place.

 Snippet - poem on removal of fountain from Market Place.

 

Snippet C.A.T. 12-6-1936

 Snippet C.A.T. 7-6-1896

  

More on Sabden School

Blackburn Standard June 16, 1876.