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Developer pulls out
24-Dec-2008, 04:45 AM
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I checked the Leyland Guardian on-line archive and found that Worden Hall burned down in 1941 and most of the ruins were demolished in 1976.


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24-Dec-2008, 07:30 AM
Post: #12
 
Thanks Frank I knew it was the cinema that burned down not woolworths but thought the youngers ones wouldn't remember about the cinema[Big Grin][Big Grin]
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24-Dec-2008, 09:28 AM
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Originally posted by anacortesdamp

I don't think there was another fire before Woolworth's abandoned Leyland and sold the property to KwikSave. What's in there now?



I think it has been split into two units now. Netto is in the main part of the building and the other part is to let.

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