Memories of Stretford

Stretford, Barkway Road.

I loved living in Stretfrod, although I lived at the other end of Stretford, on the Urmston boundary. I can remember those days very well. My mum had an account at Cromptons ...Read full memory

Memories

It was brilliant to read your memories about Stretford. I lived on Urmston Lane & I went to Moss Park Junior school, the only school I went to that is still standing today! Do you remember a ...Read full memory

A memory of Stretford by Jane James

Upper Chorlton Rd

The photgraph show the Seymour Hotel which was at the junction of Upper Chorlton Rd and Seymour Grove

A memory of Stretford by Alan Maxted

The Back Fields

I lived in Marple Grove from 1945 until 1965 - we used to go into the back fields and either play in the brook at the top near Park Road, or in the next field with a lot of pipes. ...Read full memory

Jacksons Boat

Reading the post about catching sticklebacks in the bridgewater brought memories flooding back. I lived in Clifton Street, off Stretford Road. At the weekend we used to get some butties ...Read full memory

Coniston Road

We lived on Coniston Road, the Smith family in the Fryin Pan, does anyone remember us? Jean, Barbara, Jimmy and Pat, we lived next door to the Kkennedys and no-one either side of us. ...Read full memory

The Seymour

My uncle's favourite place.

Davehulme Road Stretford

MY FAMILY AN I LIVED ON DAVEYHULME ROAD STRETFORD I WAS BORN THERE AN LIVED WITH MY 5 BROTHERS AN 4 SISTERS WE LIVED NEXT DOOR TO BARLOWS NEWSAGENT AN SWEET HUT AN ACROSS THE ...Read full memory

A memory of Stretford by David Barrow

Coniston Rd

I lived with my grandparents on Coniston Road, the Kenny family. This was the happiest times of my life! Care free. Everyone was your aunty or your uncle, and you felt safe.. The canal was the pull of every child in the area, happy times.

A memory of Stretford by Julie Kenny

Bridgewater Canal

My younger brother Russell and I grew up on Coniston Road in Stretford and one of my earliest memories was of going down to the canal armed with pickle jars that had breathing holes ...Read full memory

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