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The Seven Stars

on Sat Jan 14, 2017 2:30 pm
Can anyone put a date to this ?

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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sat Jan 14, 2017 3:43 pm
1902 it was built
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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sat Jan 14, 2017 3:51 pm
Caught fire in 2008.
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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sat Jan 14, 2017 5:03 pm
Think I went in once.

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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sat Jan 14, 2017 5:15 pm
I went in once too, for a girls 18th. Was only 16 at the time Very Happy
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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sat Jan 14, 2017 5:15 pm
The columns on the bar had match striking plates.

They used to have them on the back of bus seats too.
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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sat Jan 14, 2017 7:39 pm
I can't remember anything about i, same with that pub just after the raillway bridge in wigan, only went in once and not a clue what it'[s like inside.

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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sat Jan 14, 2017 8:18 pm
Swan and Railway? Been in there a few times. Was college day drinking, as was the brick on Woodhouse lane and the Whitesmiths (now the tapas bar).
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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sat Jan 14, 2017 8:56 pm
That's the one. The pub opposite the deanery is now a food emporium. Shoul be stopped now an gov't should cut the tax on beer and aid public houses. But times change and beer in supermarkets is cheap, £2.66 for a pint in my local compared with just over a quid in the supermarkets. Can't beat a decent pint and a chat with likeminded individuals though....And that's me in the house alone!

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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sun Jan 15, 2017 3:40 pm
The Seven Stars was one of very few pubs that had a full size snooker table
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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sun Jan 15, 2017 4:34 pm
The one next to the bridge at the Deanery was a Sam's bar at one point. Shame the Tudor went. Is anything happening with that? Been a long time since I've been passed it to look.

Think it's about £3 a pint up this end.
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Re: The Seven Stars

on Sun Jan 15, 2017 7:02 pm
@Corky Ringspot wrote:The columns on the bar had match striking plates.

They used to have them on the back of bus seats too.

I had one of those ornate strikers from a pub and two from the old trains that were scrapped at Springs Branch burning area.
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Re: The Seven Stars

on Wed Jan 18, 2017 11:51 am
I remember going past it on the top deck of the bus as a very young child. It always look very grand. I always thought it was a house that someone lived in. Very Happy
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