My Dad's Memories
dad, Charlie Murray, recalls, as a small boy lying on the sink and
hanging out the window in the top-right of this picture."
The banner hung from the Murray’s window on the right at No8 Graham
Street, to grannie's window, McLennan No11 of the left.
- The group
of woman in this photo probably includes Mrs Murray and Mrs May
pram is outside Mrs Bess Scotts on the left.
This street scene shows the timber yard at the back (Gaudies) and
the two bomb shelters to its right.
- The women on the
right are standing
outside the Co-op and the chip shop on the corner of West
Bowling Green Street.
Dad thinks that one of the lads coming home stayed in No.19, and
possibly another stayed in No.17. He remembers how thin they
Bob Brindle, Nottingham. Nottinghamshire, England:
June 16, 2009