Thursday, 5 October 2017

Jim Barlow and Rileys Ironmongery and Cycle Shop

Below are some of the beautiful advertising posters which were used for RILEY's Ironmongery and Cycle Shop which was very well known at No.1 George Street, Haslingden

  (The above posters have been kindly shared by Jackie Ramsbottom)


Obituary of Mr. Riley the original owner of the Cycle Shop prior to Jim
kindly shared to us by Jackie Ramsbottom

Jim Barlow at the age of 17 (c1927) who started work at Rileys and eventually took over the shop and retired in 1977
(Photo: Kindly shared to us by his nephew Brian Pickup)

Photo of Jim Barlow in Australia in 1977. When he retired he went
to Australia to visit his brother Edward
Photo: kindly shared to us by Jim's newphew Brian Pickup