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I worked at Mawdsley's in the 60's in the planning office. They made 'parts' that went into electric motors. Their biggest customer as I recall was Lansing Bagnall who made forklift trucks. I remember putting half a crown in the ciggie machine, don't ask me why. Happy days. Went back to work in the ...
- Tue Dec 30, 2008 7:18 pm
- Forum: Trading in the Town
- Topic: Shops in Long Street, Parsonage Street and Silver Street
- Replies: 13
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I remember Greensill's the jewellers, which is now a material/knitting shop called 'Inches', the son is Michael Greensill a well known jazz musician now living in the USA.
- Tue Dec 30, 2008 5:47 pm
- Forum: Schools
- Topic: Dursley Modern School (Highfields)
- Replies: 11
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Fond memories, I went to the Secondary school from 1959 to 1963 roughly! I remember the swimming pool and holding on to white plastic blocks and kicking like mad with your legs, never did learn to swim though, it wasn't very big either if I remember correctly. The english teacher was Mr Ward, I thin...