The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #73132 Message #2021326
Posted By: Flash Company
10-Apr-07 - 10:05 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: Bouncing Billy Barker
Subject: RE: Folklore: Bouncing Billy Barker
Used to work in Newton Heath, and there is a community centre on Oldham Road with a mural on the outside wall showing local scenes and characters. One of the characters is a long legged man jumping over the canal with weights in his hands.