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MarketplacePlease select a location from the list on the left to view pictures. A big thank you to Eddie of the Wigan Shades website for letting me use some pictures. To view Wigan Shades web site, click here.

Some of the pictures have been sent to me via email and may have copyright restrictions that I am not aware of. If any of them belong to you and you would like acknowledgement or have them removed, please email me.

Westwood Power Station Westwood Power Station
Photos showing the construction of Westwood in 1948/9. Kindly submitted by Paul Charleton.
Drawings of Kitt Green Drawings of Kitt Green
Interesting drawings by old Kitt Greener George Wilkinson complete with text.
Parish Magazines of St Mary, Lower Ince Parish Magazines
Parish Magazines of St Mary, Lower Ince - material kindly submitted by David Long.
Old adverts Old adverts
Start of a new collection. Adverts of businesses in Wigan, by year.
Dower House Farm Dower House Farm
Photos of this old farm building dating back to 1686. The farm off Moss Lane, Platt Bridge was demolished in the 1990s.
Parish Magazines of Standish Parish Church Parish Magazines
Parish Magazines of Standish Parish Church - material kindly submitted by Ron Hunt.
  Matthew Walters   Matthew Walters

Photos from the turn of the last century taken by a grocer from Warrington Road, Ince.

Some of them are very arty and posed, but most are wonderful period pics of the countryside out around Gathurst and beyond.

  Matthew Walters' photos
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