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Lamberhead Green


St John's Church.
Photo: Nancy (Rigby) Engelhardt
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Item #: 1321
St John's Church, Lamberhead Green, c1900.

Comment by: Fred Mason on 20th May 2008 at 02:18

I was a choir boy here in 1956 or thereabouts. My parents rest here.R.I.P. Bless 'em.

Comment by: christina bishop on 20th June 2009 at 20:54

my grandma and her mother , and my grandmas children buried there .ann moss r.i.p.

Comment by: Pauline Caley on 22nd February 2011 at 19:55

Confirmed here in 1962,and married here by Mr Seal in 1971.I also attended St Johns School from 1957 to 1962. I was a member of St Johns dramatic society in late 60s

Comment by: Fred Mason on 23rd August 2011 at 20:17

Wonder why we always called this area, Pemberton? It appears that it is actually 'Lommera Green'

Comment by: Barbara Sheard on 30th October 2013 at 10:28

I was baptised here, married here, my Mother & parental Grandparents are buried here.

Comment by: Ann Morgan on 2nd December 2013 at 14:00

The second headstone from the right is my great great grandparents (William & Margaret Gaskell) and their daughter Nancy Jane Muscroft

Comment by: Malcolm on 30th October 2015 at 18:08

The church was built in 1832 it was known as a Waterloo church after the battle, there was funds available and the need for another church and the distance between wigan and upholland churches was called for the cost of the build was around £7000 oo.

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