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Harry Hewitt was a character in Coronation Street from Episode 2 (14 Dec 1960) to Ep 702 - 6 Sep 1967. He was the father of Lucille Hewitt and Christopher Hewitt. He was played by Ivan Beavis.

Biography[]

Backstory[]

Harry Hewitt was born on the 24th February 1921 in Weatherfield to Thomas Hewitt and Mary Hewitt. He was the second of 3 children. Harry married Elizabeth and they had a daughter Lucille Hewitt in 1949.

1960-1967[]

Harry was a bus conductor and a great friend of Len Fairclough. In 1961 he met and married Irish Concepta Riley. They had a son Christopher Hewitt in August 1962. In August 1964, the Hewitt's moved to Ireland.

Legacy[]

In September 1976, 9 years after Harry's death, Stan Ogden mentioned Harry Hewitt to Fred Gee and how people say he kept greyhounds. In 1964, Stan and his family moved into Coronation Street a few weeks before the Hewitts left for Ireland, so he may have met him.

Memorable info[]

Appearances: 14 December 1960–19 August 1964, 28–30 June 1965, 4–6 September 1967

Born: 24th February 1921, Weatherfield, Salford, Lancashire.

Died: 6th September 1967

Full Name: Harry Hewitt

Parents: Thomas Hewitt and Mary Hewitt (Nee Makepiece)

Siblings: Alice Hewitt, Frances Hewitt

Grandfathers: Samuel Hewitt, Alfred Makepiece

Grandmothers: Dolly Hewitt, Ivy Makepiece

Great Grandfathers: Jake Hewitt, Harold Pegg, Ernest Popplewell, Joe Harris

Great Grandmothers: Bets Pegg, Hetty Harris, Mary Popplewell

Spouse: Lizzie Harding (1948-1959), Concepta Riley (1961-1967)

Children: Lucille Hewitt (1949), Christopher Hewitt (1962)

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