Ashton-in-Makerfield, Greater Manchester

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If this is the park north of Aston, I walked many times with my granddad. I was in Aston from the States, stayed on Old Road.

I worked in the office at Thos Crompton, as a wages clerk. I remember having to go into the sawmill to collect the time sheets. It scared me stiff seeing the saws whizzing round and the whining noise they made. My overactive imagination gave me a fear of saws which still stays with me. On quiet days I (...Read full memory)