SJ8498 : Mother Mac's

taken 5 years ago, near to Manchester, England

Mother Mac's
Mother Mac's
In the 1870s this pub on the corner of Back Piccadilly and Little Lever Street was The Wellington. It became Mother Mac's SJ8498 : Sign of Mother Mac's in 1969 in honour of former proprietor Mother Mac McLennon. In 1976 SJ8498 : A Gruesome Tale at Mother Mac's it became infamous when then landlord Arthur Bradbury was sacked by Whitbreads brewery. He murdered his wife and their three children, a dog and a cat and the pub's cleaner, Ann Hennegan, before trying to set fire to the place.

Now owned by Les Dagnall it was given a makeover in 2016 (Manchester Evening News LinkExternal link )

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Geographical Context: Business, Retail, Services Date: 1969 1976 Person: Mac McLennon Ann Hennegan Les Dagnall Arthur Bradbury Brewer: Whitbread other tags: Public House Murder Site Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Street [1674] · Manchester [1499] · Piccadilly [900] Other Photos: · Sign of Mother Mac's · A Gruesome Tale at Mother Mac's ·
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Sunday, 23 December, 2018
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8452 9832 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8822N 2:14.0837W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8453 9831
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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