Personal Pictures 32


These pictures were donated by Beryl Hawke of 109 Chaucer Court from 1960-1977. They were all taken inside the Castle Pub and provide a nice glimpse of Kersal life in the 1970s and 1980s.

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Beryle Hawke, Maggie, Sheila, Maggie Sheffield in January 1976.


Unknown, Beryl Hawk, Mrs Land & Flo Jolly in July in the mid to late 1970s.


Pat (landlady of the Castle) and a baby. Sometime in the late 1970s.


Burt (landlord at the back) Paul and Mary in 1978.


Heather and May Gemmell, and the landlady and Carol Tharp in 1979 or 1980.


Heather, Iris, Paul and Mary 1979 or 1980.


Relief landlord, Heather and May Gemmell, and Frances (in glasses) 1979


Vonda York, Debbie Swindells, Julie Bolland, May Gemmell, Pat York on a Saturday afternoon in the Castle in 1980.


Julie Bolland, Ann Davies, Mary Gemmell, Vonday York and Pat York in 1980


Stacey and Phillipa Gemmell (twins) as babies in Castle in the 1980s. The names of the girls holding them are unknown.


May Gemmell & Elsie Conway (sisters) in the Castle on the the day flats came 14th October 1990.