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#691954 - 9th May 2012 10:46pm 96 highfield road rock ferry
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my brother rang me earlier to tell me a story of the house we used to live in,seems he was the only one that didnt know!i remember the lady that lived next door was very old and had lived there most of her life and told my mum a lot of stories about our house.but my brother found a link...

http://cheshirepeople.webs.com/nellysstory.htm

this is the one that stuck in my mind!

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#692065 - 10th May 2012 2:32pm Re: 96 highfield road rock ferry [Re: dave_g]
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Sad story this. i got information on this as well.
the shop is now a takeaway place.and strange enough they are doing up the flat above,
Thanks for sharing with us x
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#692170 - 10th May 2012 8:45pm Re: 96 highfield road rock ferry [Re: Lightning]
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I'm hoping that attached is a link to the back entry in Spencer Avenue, behind 96 Highfield Road, showing the telegraph pole where little Nellie's body was found.

Apologies if it doesn't work (not linked before!).

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#692468 - 11th May 2012 9:36pm Re: 96 highfield road rock ferry [Re: Christo]
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thats my old back gate,would anyone be able to find the History of the house and what was there before?

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#692852 - 13th May 2012 3:49pm Re: 96 highfield road rock ferry [Re: dave_g]
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Looks to be just a blank plot of land, I think.

http://maps.cheshire.gov.uk/tithemaps/TwinMaps.aspx?township=EDT_404-2

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#692904 - 13th May 2012 6:29pm Re: 96 highfield road rock ferry [Re: dave_g]
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all links working fine. here is an old view of the front of the house. by the way, i am the brother on the phone


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