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The Great War => City Battalions - Photo Identity Project => 17th battalion 2nd City => Topic started by: harribobs on June 13, 2010, 07:45:33 PM

Title: 17th battalion D Company Platoon 14
Post by: harribobs on June 13, 2010, 07:45:33 PM
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Title: Re: 17th battalion D Company Platoon 14
Post by: dijeff on July 08, 2014, 07:23:45 PM
Where was this photo taken?  Not Heaton Hall was it?   My grandfather on third row 7th one along.  Srg George Royle 9014.   Thanks
Title: Re: 17th battalion D Company Platoon 14
Post by: sphinx on July 08, 2014, 08:12:52 PM
They were taken in Heaton Park.

regards
Title: Re: 17th battalion D Company Platoon 14
Post by: Tim Bell on July 09, 2014, 07:46:48 AM
I'd assumed the building in the background was Heaton Hall, but when I visited the design of the roof seemed different. Does any know where this was in the park?
Title: Re: 17th battalion D Company Platoon 14
Post by: mack on July 12, 2014, 03:32:42 AM
it looks like a factory to me,the windows and roof look nothing like a great hall or mansion,and heaton hall was the only one in that vicinity

mack ;D