taking our culture forward

Mr John Johnson shares his memories with interviewer David Callister. Below is a list of topics covered:

  • Willaston Estate
  • Steam Rollers
  • McCormick & Davies
  • Apprentice bricklayer
  • Harbatta & Dougherty
  • Jokes and pranks
  • Workforce and timekeeping
  • Eastcliffe
  • Palais de Dance
  • Pay and working conditions
  • Pulrose Catholic Church
  • Top Secret job for Air Ministry
  • Nobles Park
  • Holidays and bonus schemes


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