Memories of Bacup

Playing On The Bonks

I lived at 149 Plantation Street, born 1950, till Plant Back as it was known was demolished around 1963 approx. My Uncle Albert had a printing business there called Martin Holt ...Read full memory

A memory of Bacup by Tony James Holt

Paul Richard Bullivant Living On Fountain Terrace, Bacup 1950 57

From being born on Fountain Terrace, Bacup in January 1950, to leaving in the summer of 1957 to go and live up Gladstone Street. I remember ...Read full memory

A memory of Bacup

Coming Home From Bacup Baths

I remember as a kid spending many hours in Bacup Baths. The little bath and the big bath. The coal covered colliers scrubbing each others backs in the showers. I remember ...Read full memory

A memory of Bacup by Mike Grogan

My Uncle George

The fountain and the swimming baths were the responsibility of my uncle, George Ashworth, who for many years was Chief Engineer for Bacup Borough water works.

A memory of Bacup by Peter Ashworth

Long Lost Family

i was born in 7 greens mill bacup in september 1950 my fathers name was stephen dunn all but 2 of the family of 10 were born in bacup i have been researching my grandfather s history his ...Read full memory

A memory of Bacup by Eileen Fleming

St Marys S Chool

My brother Laurence and I attended St Marys Primary School around 1949 to 1951 we lived in Greens Mill with our parents I remember two sisters who lived in the same row called Mary and Veronica Evans MY name was Margaret Dunn my brother Lawrence

A memory of Bacup by Margaret White

Happy 60th Des From Ray, Rhonda,Kristie&Matt

Happy 60th Des from Ray,Rhonda,Kristie&Matt

A memory of Bacup by Raymond Gibbs

Relations

I have just visited my great aunties house and was very interested to find a photo on the wall of this house with a note attached - it appears to have been the family home of my great Uncle ...Read full memory

A memory of Bacup by Louise Bradley

Bankside Lane And The Bonks

Hi, my name is John Andrew Halliwell. I used to live on Bankside Lane. The street above the bonks, I and some of my friends had many hours of fun there, much to the displeasure of my parents. Thanks for bringing back the memories. 1962 I emigrated here to Australia.

A memory of Bacup by John Halliwell

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