1980: From the Archive

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Following hard on the heels of Roger Bromley’s wonderful podcast we feature two photographs from the 1980 season showing Roger in full bowling pomp in an express Cup game. The season

1880: Lowerhouse Fold

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Roger Bromley has sent in the below photo he found of Lowerhouse Fold in 1880. Stan commented: “First recorded record of the Hope family eagerly awaiting the gates to open

1995: Lowerhouse still in debt

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A sombre read from the Lancashire Evening Telegraph in 1995. LOWERHOUSE CC continued their financial progress with a profit of £1,850 last year. But treasurer David Wren says everything in

1975: From the Archive

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By Stan Heaton Post script – from the 1974 archive   As mentioned, – Alan Holden was missing from the team photo. The reason being that the photo was taken on

1902: Lowerhouse Lane

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Photo sent in by Roger Bromley The houses on the left were opposite and offset from David Wren Way where the village green is now. They were demolished in the

1974: From the Archive

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We are indebted to past Captain Alan Holden who has brought us some press cuttings form his era. Alan was an inspirational captain circa 1980 for a good number of

1949: The Clubhouse Fire.

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When the bar reopens in its new glory, you  may wish to raise a glass to the people who built it in the first place, if anything sums up the

Lowerhouse Mills

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We are indebted to member and former player Roger Bromley for uncovering this historical gem. For those who are unaware, the cricket ground was originally a recreation ground for the

The Drabbles – Lowerhouse Stalwarts.

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We were recently delighted to receive an email from Mr. Joe Drabble Jr., offering to send us some images of his father’s  treasured Lowerhouse cricketing mementoes and press cuttings. He