HERE is a great old photograph dating back to 1950.

This picture, which we saw in the local archives, features Madely’s Car Builders workshop, under the arches on Queen Street in Leigh.

The photo was taken in 1950 and, according to archive information, pictured from left to right are Frank Lees, Percy Madely and Charles Madely.

nDo you have an old photographs you would like to share with us that you think would fit well on this page? If you do, please email it with your name, what the image shows and what year it was taken.

We will consider using pictures taken in Leigh, Atherton, Astley, Tyldesley, Golborne, Lowton, Hindley, Hindley Green, Glazebury and surrounding areas from a different era.

nTo view pictures from the Wigan and Leigh Archives and Local Studies collection which features photographs visit