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    Default St Josephs Seminary, Wigan, May 2016


    The foundation stone was laid in april 1880 & the seminary opened in 1883,
    being founded by Bernard O' reilly.
    St Josephs was the principal seminary serving the north west,
    as of 1987 the remaining scholers attended St John Rigby, in Orrell for their schooling
    an arrangement which continued until 1991
    the seminary closed in 1992.









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    Last edited by Black; 11th Jun 16 at 02:19.

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    Been wating for you to post this one up. Nice one ;)
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    Great report, I enjoyed that, thanks

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    Very nice. This place looks a bit tidier compared with previous reports.
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    Excellent photos Stranton.
    Not often we see you above ground

    Couldn't find access when we visted
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    Still looks good, I liked the shot of the bed frames, Nicely Done, Thanks
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    Good to see it's still looking intact! Cracking collection of images.Thanks for sharing.

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    Always good to see this place, thanks Black.

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    Nice set of shots there. Great report.
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    Stunning take on a well photographed site.
    Thanks for sharing :)
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