Denise Harper Major Cross Street Widnes - a Memory of Widnes.

This was where I was born in 1953 I lived there in a two bed terrace with my mum and dad 5 sisters and 1 brother also my nan and grandad we stayed there till my dad won the pool's in 1960 50.000 pounds I went to simms cross school and then Kingsway secondary I had then moved to Milton road I left school in 1968 and started working at the babylining for£4.11 a week after a. Year I got £5.01 at 17 I started at the sugar factory on shift work for. Just under £10 a week

A memory shared by jackadee2 on Dec 9th, 2016. Send jackadee2 a message

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Fri Aug 4th 2017, at 10:27 pm
mariesmith commented:
Hi major cross street is no longer here now. I live here it's called Margaret court but on the street sign it says major cross street still but it's Margaret court now all flats been built

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