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Mersey Street

Longridge

Mersey Street, Longridge

Photograph Taken: January 1940
Photographer: Unknown
Catalogue Reference: 426B
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This archive entry is © Longridge and District Local History Society.

This archive entry is courtesy of Hilda Charnley.

The first winter of the war brought the heaviest snow falls on record to Longridge and the surrounding villages. With only men & shovels to shift the snow the town was cut off by road from Preston for about a week. An indication of the depth of snow is given by this view down Mersey Street.

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