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English Civil War in Hindley/Aspull
Does anyone know anything about an action in...
flaggy delf 10 1772 29th Nov 2013, 16:56
St. Pauls Independent Chapel in Hindley
On reading some historical notes, I found th...
daveŠ 2 956 26th Nov 2013, 01:02
benefits 1930s
Does anyone know of the help available for s...
kathpressey 3 1098 24th Nov 2013, 09:24
Macfarlane's/ Mcfarlanes Foundry
Does anyone know anything about this foundry...
flaggy delf 10 2063 20th Nov 2013, 22:56
Walmesleys Pagefirld
Could anyone help with the history of Walmsl...
aussie94 5 1369 10th Nov 2013, 13:31
When The King Lost His Crown
Derek Winstanley Champaign, Illinois, USA...
explorations 21 2755 25th Oct 2013, 22:10
Has there every been a lunatic Asylum in Wigan
Just love reading the replies ,answers ,comm...
blackrodweaver 34 5354 18th Sep 2013, 18:44
...... Did You Know .......
....... that, historically, Wigan was a par...
tonker 41 2838 4th Sep 2013, 19:54
baker boy
Wigan All Saints Burials
Ive found quite a lot of my ancestors were b...
paddy2t10 3 1646 24th Aug 2013, 21:31
Wigan Genealogical Records
Found this good site for all of you who are ...
blackrodweaver - 1744 10th Jul 2013, 20:04
Pennygate Medical Centre Ladies Lane Hindley
Does anyone have any information about this ...
Penny3 4 1209 5th Jul 2013, 20:23
Derwentwater... last weekend.
Cadfael 3 752 1st Jul 2013, 09:14
Abram Arley Mine 1908
I have a puzzle in my family tree and I'm ho...
Lois B 10 2066 27th Jun 2013, 21:20
Maxwell House Children's Home
Does anyone have any information on Dr Maxwe...
spring viewer 2 1154 21st May 2013, 20:42
Coal mining in Wigan
When did Wigan first become associated with ...
brian 34 3244 10th May 2013, 09:46
vera howarth
Standish pit(s)
Does anyone have any maps relating to the lo...
carol gr 11 1347 22nd Apr 2013, 18:28
Wigan burials
After spending years on my family history an...
alihet - 1180 2nd Apr 2013, 12:29
Wonderful industrial history of Wigan
Hi All! To anyone out there who is seriousl...
alihet - 907 1st Apr 2013, 15:31
Is there, was there such a place?
dostaf 8 1410 16th Mar 2013, 20:17
Cotton Mills
There were 8 in the Wallgate area, can anyon...
erontquay 56 3750 16th Mar 2013, 14:14
Haigh Hall (Plantations)
Given to the people of Wigan. Or was it?
dostaf 9 1424 8th Mar 2013, 20:43
What was this Building
(Apart from the obvious!), And when was it t...
Mac 3 1520 6th Mar 2013, 21:40
History of Wigan
Mac 6 1089 5th Mar 2013, 13:47
Brian A brilliant new thread.
MarieM 4 1255 4th Mar 2013, 14:10
Wigan on Wheels
Just found this film clip [url="http://www...
wiganyankeeron 7 1454 3rd Mar 2013, 20:30
What is the origin of the place name "Mesnes...
brian 8 1510 2nd Mar 2013, 22:24
Gates Of Wigan
Always a favourite. Hallgate, Wallgate, ...
dostaf 26 1919 1st Mar 2013, 14:20
Wigan Rugby League
When was rugby league first played in Wigan?
brian 2 1542 26th Feb 2013, 23:16

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