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#743129 - 14th Nov 2012 4:39pm Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos
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Hi all. I grew up in Banning St and went to St Laurence's School. I have very happy memories of growing up and playing in the streets around Cathcart St, Conway St and St Ann St. Please does anyone have any photos of any of these streets? Id love to see them...I remember back in the 60's all the little two up two down houses, where you could leave your front door open.Would love to hear from anyone who went to St Laurences smile

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#743136 - 14th Nov 2012 5:08pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: NettyMc]
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Hi Netty, I lived in Banning street until I was 6 years old (1958).
Somebody has already posted pictures of Banning Street and Keigthly street ....I don't know how to access them but somebody will no doubt put a link up.

I do have a scan of a photograph of a bunch of ladies (including my mum Mona) posing for a "Banning Street Gang" day out with perhaps relatives of yours on...it was taken probably in the early 50'

I'll email it to you if you pm me.

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#743142 - 14th Nov 2012 5:23pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: torryman]
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Hi Torryman.
Thanks so much for your reply...nice to meet you! My family moved in to Banning St in I think 1942. I have three much older Brothers and two sisters. My eldest brother is John, then a sister Eileen and then Joseph.Mum and Dad were Eileen and John. I would love to see the photo, Mum and Dad have been gone 42 years and 33 years now....I miss them and often reflect about Banning St and St Laurences. Look forward to hearing from you torryman.

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#743171 - 14th Nov 2012 6:51pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: NettyMc]
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Pm me your email address and I'll email the photo ....let me know if you recognise anyone....going out now ..back about 9.30 ..ta ra

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#743204 - 14th Nov 2012 8:21pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: torryman]
NettyMc Offline

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Hi torryman....I sent my email to you, hope you received it...still working out how this site works! Please will you let me know if you didnt get the pm. Hope you had a nice eve. Will check back here later. Thanks a million

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#743232 - 14th Nov 2012 9:26pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: NettyMc]
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didn't get anything.....I'll have a look for the scan while I wait

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#743267 - 14th Nov 2012 10:53pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: torryman]
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Hi torryman I sent it again. Im not sure if its sent as I keep getting a message saying I have used my message priveledge to the maximum! I have only sent a few comments and a message. Still not sure why it keeps telling me that
Please can you let e know if you got the pm I resent. Thank you so much

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#743272 - 14th Nov 2012 11:36pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: NettyMc]
torryman Offline
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nothing yet...

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#743284 - 15th Nov 2012 12:44am Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: torryman]
NettyMc Offline

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Hi torryman. I have contacted Wiki Wirral to see why I cannot post a pm.Recieved a replysaying they will be in touch shortly. I dont know how else to send you my email address.I will write again later today, thank you for your patience.

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#743338 - 15th Nov 2012 12:11pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: NettyMc]
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When you click on torryman's name, don't you get a drop-down box with "send a PM" one of the options?
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Carpe diem.

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#743368 - 15th Nov 2012 2:04pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: NettyMc]
marty99fred Offline

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Registered: 11th Mar 2009
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Links to photos of Banning Street area here, and Camden Street/Marion Street area here.

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#743730 - 16th Nov 2012 5:46pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: NettyMc]
torryman Offline
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Registered: 4th Jan 2011
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HI Netty, these are the same photo's I was looking for, to send to you...great aren't they....

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#744339 - 19th Nov 2012 3:10pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: torryman]
NettyMc Offline

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Registered: 14th Nov 2012
Posts: 53
Loc: Birkenhead
Hi guys.....Thank you all for the messages. I was over the moon to see Banning Street! I last saw it 44 years ago, we left our house to stay with family the morning my Dad passed away two days before Christmas....we never went back, we were re housed near by to mums sister.So thse photos hold so many memories for me. I am so pleased to see them. Thank you all. Netty x

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#747661 - 4th Dec 2012 12:22am Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: NettyMc]
Briannic Offline
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Registered: 8th Jul 2012
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Loc: Wallasey, Wirral
Hi.
If you are on facebook , you should join OLD PHOTOS OF BIRKENHEAD Lots of pics on there....

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#747763 - 4th Dec 2012 3:32pm Re: Cathcart St and Conwat St Photos [Re: Briannic]
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ive tried old photos of birkenhead it says click to join,but cant get further.

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