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Parish Church, Wigan

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Drawing by Thomas Whitehouse 1825
Photo: RON HUNT
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Item #: 33315
Drawing of the church c.1825

Comment by: Rev David Long on 13th September 2021 at 22:50

Was that building beside the tower the morgue?

Comment by: Norman Eastham on 15th September 2021 at 16:11

It was/is the Walmsley Chapel, David.

Comment by: Rev David Long on 15th September 2021 at 22:24

Thanks, Norman - so presumably the later reconstruction of the church harmonised the chapel with the rest of the building, as we see it now.

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