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Wigan pubs of the past. Some of the pubs listed in this section still exist today. I will update this section as I get more info and pictures...

Scholes pubs, 1900
Scholes underwent rapid development during the 1800s to occupy the growing working population. This in turn led to a huge increase in street-corner beerhouses...
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Wigan Pubs in 1824-25
A list of pubs in and around Wigan town centre from the 1820s. Some of the original names still exist today.
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Oldfield Brewery Ltd.
Full list of Oldfield Brewery Houses and Tenants taken from 'Wigan Town and Country Rambles' book, 1914.
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The Park Hotel, Hope Street, Wigan.
The Park Hotel was a well known pub run by Mrs Brown (Zetta) and kept Walkers Best Bitter, Tetley Dark Mild and Draught Bass.
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The following pub photos were submitted by Dave White.

Buck 'th'Vine
Buck i'th'Vine, Clayton Street, Wigan. 1982.
(73k)
Plough & Harrow
Plough & Harrow, Ormskirk Road, Newtown.
(97k)
Grapes Hotel
Grapes Hotel, Wallgate.
(87k)
New Star Inn
New Star Inn, Wallgate.
(87k)
Wheatsheaf
Wheatsheaf, Wallgate, 1984.
(87k)
Plough & Harrow
Plough & Harrow, Preston Road, Coppull Moor.
(68k)
The Park Hotel
The Park Hotel, Hope Street, Wigan.
(106k)
Saracen's Head
Saracen's Head, Wigan Lane, Wigan.
(88k)
The Millstone
The Millstone, off Heath Road, Ashton-in- Makerfield.
(76k)
Colliers Arms
Colliers Arms, Warrington Road, Ashton-in- Makerfield.
(72k)
The Rams Head
The Rams Head, on the corner of Bolton Road/Golborne Road, Stubshaw Cross.
(90k)
The Star
The Star, Wigan Road, Bryn.
(100k)
The Horseshoe
The Horseshoe, Millgate.
(93k)
Bradley Hall Hotel
Bradley Hall Hotel, Bradley Village.
(96k)
The Imperial, Higher Ince
The Imperial, Higher Ince.
(66k)
Cross Keys, Hindley
Cross Keys, Hindley.
(84k)
Bird i'th Hand, Ince
Bird i'th Hand, Ince.
(54k)
Colliers Arms, Billinge
Colliers Arms, Billinge.
(89k)
Legh Arms, Golborne
Legh Arms, Golborne.
(90k)
Victoria, Golborne
Victoria, Golborne.
(80k)
 
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