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#157834 - 8th Jun 2007 11:06pm Rodney street next to Argyle street South
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#175478 - 30th Sep 2007 12:08am Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: Mark]
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#175488 - 30th Sep 2007 12:15am Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: Mark]
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#175503 - 30th Sep 2007 12:43am Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: BMW Joe]
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#300443 - 14th Mar 2009 7:46pm Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: Mark]
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I was brought up there at number 87. My mum pushed me up the hill in my little pram for a good few years, then later in life I used to race my skateboard down with some mates (sitting down of course) smile

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#300518 - 14th Mar 2009 9:32pm Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: DanLongman]
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That photo of the snow, 1947. no skate boards those days and very few cars in the town
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#300562 - 14th Mar 2009 10:02pm Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: jimbob]
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At one time there was a coal yard up on the right then turned into garage think it was called ACS the owners name Bert Schroeder. i played there when a kid i later worked for the same guy as a diesel fitter by pump dock shore rd
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#300568 - 14th Mar 2009 10:06pm Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: kimpri]
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I got around 30mph on a push bike on there.. when i had a speedo on it lol.. Dunno if it ws 30mph but it felt like it. Same with argyle street south..
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#300694 - 15th Mar 2009 11:43am Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: SoundLad]
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Lol at the coal yard. My house was right opposite. Was well spooky!

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#300742 - 15th Mar 2009 2:56pm Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: DanLongman]
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knew a lad that lived opposite the yard his name was paul .that was in the 60s did you go in when open my oldman worked from there was a Coleman.
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#300750 - 15th Mar 2009 4:29pm Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: kimpri]
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It was always derelict until I was about 12, then it turned into the garage it is today. I used to crawl under to get my footy back every so often.

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#304089 - 24th Mar 2009 11:34pm Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: kimpri]
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At one time there was a coal yard up on the right then turned into garage think it was called ACS the owners name Bert Schroeder. i played there when a kid i later worked for the same guy as a diesel fitter by pump dock shore rd


Take it this is the same bloke who is now on our Radio Station (92.1) and his brother is called Alan?


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#304122 - 25th Mar 2009 11:42am Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: DodgyDave]
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If anyone fancies moving back there i've attached a link for a ridiculously cheap house at smith and sons auction £20-£25grand for a two bedroomed terrace

http://www.smithandsons.net/property_det...tion&title=

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#304123 - 25th Mar 2009 11:47am Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: nestonlad]
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Ooh nice - a house with metal shutters - that'll save cleaning the windows! raftl
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#304124 - 25th Mar 2009 12:18pm Re: Rodney street next to Argyle street South [Re: MissGuided]
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