Alfie Duggan

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  • Interview with Mr Alfie Duggan

    Interview with Mr Alfie Duggan, born in Douglas in 1912. Alfie talks to David Callister about a number of topics:

    Early memories of South Quay, Douglas
    Early school days and popular games
    The Fort Anne golf links
    Playing golf with professionals
    Coal boats and ferry boats on South Quay
    Douglas Head Amusements and stalls
    Port Soderick
    Working as a taxi driver
    TT week and holidaymakers
    Rushen Abbey
    The Moddey Dhoo
    Career as Councillor and Mayor of Douglas
    Pulrose and Spring Valley housing estates
    Working for builders McCormick & Davies
    Working as a coach driver in Coventry


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