taking our culture forward

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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