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Arthur Poulsom

Chairman of Turton Urban District Council: 1972-73 (Conservative)

Mayor of Bolton: 1986-87

Born: Tonge Moor, Bolton 18 May 1913

Died: Bolton 16 February 1988

Worked in building and civil engineering industries.

Company Secretary at Wm Wadsworth & Sons Ltd, Lift Manufacturers.

Chairman of Bromley Cross Conservative Association.

Treasurer of Tonge Cricket Club 1941-66.

Governor of Canon Slade and Turton High Schools.

Died suddenly in hospital while still serving as Deputy Mayor of Bolton.

His wife, Myra, was Mayoress.


Click for larger image Formal portrait of Arthur Poulsom as Mayor of Bolton.

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Arthur Poulsom


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