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R.I.P. Tom Larkin 13/8/2021
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Stowheath Skatepark


14 Apr 1909 Roller skating rink, Stowheath Opened.
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December 1910 J.W. Sankey organised an event at the ,
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 Stowheath Skatepark
Above top the original Skatepark ImageAnother picture of the long sought Stowheath Skating Rink dated 1909,

Bottom a postcard showing the interior
With the following words On the reverse:
"Mother is sorry she hasn’t answered your letter. She doesn’t think Bilston is quite the thing, but I think its nice.
This is a photograph of our Rink, what do think of it. I went yesterday & had a very good time. I think I am going to Shifnal next week-end. With love Dot.

PS Mother will write next week"

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