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taking the ‘ump up Colne

What an amazing sight ! This is just part of the procession of Sanger’s circus animals and performers bringing more than a touch of the exotic to Colne’s main street in about 1903. (the newspaper poster in the bottom right hand … Continue reading

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a grand day out

What follows is a contemporary account of an outing by the choir of Colne Albert Wesleyan Choir which went on a little longer than expected: Burnley, Todmorden, Hebden Bridge, Halifax and Keighley……in A DAY ! pulled by HORSES ! “Reminiscences … Continue reading

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