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Hawkley Hall  Hawkley Hall
Demolished years ago, houses now occupy the site known as the Hawkley Hall estate at Worsley Mesnes.
The Pavilion  The Pavilion
Demolished in 1959 to make way for the swimming baths in Library Street.
Washday  Washday
A typical washday in the alley, 1891.
Wigan Lane shops  Wigan Lane
Shops on Wigan Lane, 1872 between the Saracen's Head and Coppull Lane.
Wigan Lane  Wigan Lane
Theses cottages were on the site of what is now Swinley Labour Club, Wigan Lane. Photographed c1904.
Rylance Row  Rylance Row
Rylance Row off Standishgate c1900. In 1881, census records reveal that one of these houses had 20 occupants!
Horseshoe Inn  The Horsehoe Inn
106 Millgate, photographed in 1892.
Henry Farr & Son  Henry Farr & Son
Carriage builders, situated on the corner of Market Street and Woodcock Street, c1900.
The Manor House, Scholes  The Manor House, Scholes
Butcher's shop belonging to William Hall, Scholes, 1887.
Miles Williams & Co.  Miles Williams & Co.
Britannia Varnish Works, Scholes Bridge, c1895.
Faggy Lane  Faggy Lane
1900 street photo of Faggy Lane, off Chapel Lane.
Rag and bone  Rag and bone
A rag and bone man taken on Woodhouse Lane, 1891.
Soup kitchen  Soup kitchen
William Wickham serving soup during the miners' strike of 1893.
Soup kitchen  Soup kitchen
Anxious faces wait for dinner at St. Andrew's soup kitchen, 1893.
 
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