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Eamonhan

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #75 on: September 13, 2011, 11:52:38 PM »
That was my Dads sister Moira, she was the pharmacist. my grandfather was running the bar then and he passed it on to my father. Did you know her?

Altoni

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #76 on: September 14, 2011, 11:17:13 AM »
hi eamon
 
i remember the chemist so well and the girl who worked there but it was my mum
who remembered her name. my mum was born 1926 and lived there till the houses
where pulled down.she remembered the ladies who made hot soda s in the morning
opposite the bar.davy mairs had a shop at the corner of fairview street. davy orr lived
next door to the bar.we lived in campbell street one street away.

The Doc.

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #77 on: September 15, 2011, 12:49:14 AM »
I was born in Eglinton street off old lodge road and lived there from 1950 to 1967, my grandfather helped the osbournes out behind the Bar at the corner of the street, I also went to the getty junior and then Hemsworth square, Anyone from Eglinton Street?

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #78 on: September 15, 2011, 08:00:08 AM »
hi the doc
 
remember eglington street my dad had a friend there name j houston and i think the
other one was a verner .there was a girl in the same class as me her name was roslyn morgan i think her and i share the same birthday,do you remember anyone else

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #79 on: September 15, 2011, 09:47:17 AM »
Hi Altoni, I remember Bickerstaffs, Verners, Mcgookins. Flemings, Pattersons, carberry, Morgans, Masies Chip shop at corner of Carlisle St, She caused a scandal,  which I will not mention Ha! Ha!, The Eglinton Bar, at our Corner, Mrs Dick the Snuff and Tobacco Shop, The Duke Inn at the corner of Forman Street, Mary Hursts Shop that sold everything and gave Tick, Stewarts the Butcher, Jim Becks Shop, and so on, what was your Dad called?

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« Reply #80 on: September 15, 2011, 04:30:56 PM »
Hi Altoni, I remember Bickerstaffs, Verners, Mcgookins. Flemings, Pattersons, carberry, Morgans, Masies Chip shop at corner of Carlisle St, She caused a scandal,  which I will not mention Ha! Ha!, The Eglinton Bar, at our Corner, Mrs Dick the Snuff and Tobacco Shop, The Duke Inn at the corner of Forman Street, Mary Hursts Shop that sold everything and gave Tick, Stewarts the Butcher, Jim Becks Shop, and so on, what was your Dad called?

 
 
 
hi doc  you say you knew the Flemings  are they same Flemings from around Agnes st ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, did you bow the Gilmore's from foreman st
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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #81 on: September 15, 2011, 08:48:01 PM »
Hi Doffer, i just knew the flemings in eglinton Street

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #82 on: September 16, 2011, 01:01:47 PM »
does anyone remember the old lodge road it started at peters hill and finished at agnes street
use to drink in the duke inn in the early 60's

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« Reply #83 on: September 17, 2011, 10:35:58 PM »
I used to walk the old lodge ,from the top Agness St to Peters hill baths and would count the pubs as i went ,think i counted 17 could name a few , maybe you all could chip in with the rest Minns Inn ,Elephant Bar
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betty creighton

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #84 on: September 20, 2011, 10:27:42 AM »
No, sorry Doffer only knew the Hanna`s from Foreman Street. Ernie and Charlie.
i used 2 live in bradford street and went 2 everton in the 6o;s

betty creighton

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« Reply #85 on: September 20, 2011, 10:32:22 AM »
my sister has a picture of my old man outside the elephant with two of his mates rab mcallister he lived in bradford street at the top just before te break in the street brought you out the side of the court house
remember galloways shop well we use 2 live in bradford street

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #86 on: September 20, 2011, 07:10:17 PM »
hi betty
 
i remember john galloway shop and i also went to everton in the 60 s

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #87 on: September 20, 2011, 07:14:52 PM »
harry diamonds pub corner of arnon street   one at the corner of lower california street and one up california street Eros
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betty creighton

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #88 on: September 20, 2011, 11:36:50 PM »
hi betty
 
i remember john galloway shop and i also went to everton in the 60 s
hi atoni i left everton in 1969 my first job was in halls brush factory in browns square

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Re: old lodge road
« Reply #89 on: September 20, 2011, 11:55:17 PM »
Betty,are you related to Harry who played football for the Glens and Crusaders?
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